Results: Payne, Phillips take top spots in Queenstown

27 Nov 2015 14:53
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Credit : Flying Kiwi Tours

Marathon results

Tony Payne (2:30:29) outpaced nearly 2,000 runners to win the Queenstown International Marathon in New Zealand.
The Queenstown cruise up the coast takes in the best highlights of the region including Millbrook, Arrowtown, Arrow River, Lake Hayes, Old Shotover Bridge, Twin River trail, Lake Wakatipu and Queenstown Gardens.
Graeme Taylor secured second with a time of 2:35:17.
John Csongei (2:38:23) rounded out the top three.


For the women, it was Victoria Beck (2:55:52) defending her title with a similar time from a year ago.
Mel Aitken (3:03:23) repeated in second, despite coming in more than three and a half minute slower than in 2014.
Danielle Nicolson finished a distant third with a time of 3:17:50.


Top 10 Men

1 Tony PAYNE NZL 2:30:29
2 Graeme TAYLOR NZL 2:35:17
3 John CSONGEI AUS 2:38:23
4 James PARSONS NZL 2:39:35
5 Romain MIROSA NZL 2:45:20
6 Robert TROTT AUS 2:45:27
7 Simon KARLSSON SWE 2:45:49
8 Ben WREFORD NZL 2:45:56
9 Travis HASLAM NZL 2:50:29
10 Peter SYGROVE NZL 2:50:39

Top 10 Women

1 Victoria BECK AUS 2:55:52
2 Mel AITKEN NZL 3:03:23
3 Danielle NICOLSON NZL 3:17:50
4 Annabelle BRAMWELL NZL 3:18:38
5 Katy LOADER NZL 3:19:41
6 Jen PATRICK NZL 3:20:28
7 Nic LEARY NZL 3:20:45
8 Michelle MOURITS NZL 3:21:56
9 Shannon CARTER NZL 3:22:17
10 Anna O’BYRNE NZL 3:22:24

Complete Results

Half Marathon results

Mike Phillips (1:14:18) narrowly defeated last year’s winner Adam Jaques (1:14:21) to win the Queenstown International Half Marathon.
More than 5,300 runners took part in the race.
Jaques finished second despite cutting more than a minute and a half from his mark in 2014.
Thijs Hubber came in third at 1:14:45.
For the women, it was Jasmin Patterson (1:26:07) taking the top spot.
In a tight race for runner-up, Olivia Bird (1:27:08) bested last year’s winner Lizzie Spencer (1:27:24).

Top 10 Men

1 Mike PHILLIPS NZL 1:14:18
2 Adam JAQUES NZL 1:14:21
3 Thijs HUBBER NZL 1:14:45
4 Chris DUNELL NZL 1:15:53
5 Dave PARSONS NZL 1:15:43
6 Aaron JACKSON NZL 1:17:59
7 Robbie JOHNSTON NZL 1:18:51
8 David KEITH N/A 1:19:26
9 Ben PHILLIPS NZL 1:20:23
10 Devin DE GROOT NZL 1:20:58

Top 10 Women

1 Jasmin PATTERSON NZL 1:26:07
2 Olivia BIRD NZL 1:27:08
3 Lizzie SPENCER NZL 1:27:24
4 Carole SHUTTLEWORTH NZL 1:28:02
5 Sarah GARDINER NZL 1:28:57
6 Sally ANDERSON NZL 1:29:11
7 Olivia CARLETON NZL 1:29:37
8 Helen ANDERSON NZL 1:30:02
9 Sarah DOUGLAS NZL 1:31:36
10 Amanda ROWE NZL 1:31:36

Complete Results

10K results

Top 10 Men

1 Archie RITCHIE NZL 37:53
2 Gareth BENIC NZL 38:37
3 Aleksandr CHEIFETZ NZL 38:44
4 Jeremy MCALISTER NZL 39:03
5 David RUSH NZL 39:30
6 William Sew HOY NZL 39:39
7 Glenn PURCHASE NZL 40:37
8 Jake MASON AUS 40:56
9 Dylan HAWKESBY NZL 41:09
10 Duncan HAWKESBY NZL 41:17

Top 10 Women

1 Julie WILSON NZL 42:25
2 Lucy ANNAN NZL 44:03
3 Liz EADE NZL 44:33
4 Carly HENSMAN NZL 44:59
5 Melissa GILES NZL 45:09
6 Charlotte CREAN NZL 45:19
7 Georgie BROOK NZL 45:31
8 Helen EYLES NZL 46:23
9 Becky VENTER NZL 46:37
10 Fiona STRATFORD NZL 46:54

Complete Results

Air New Zealand Queenstown International Marathon