Results: Rio de Janeiro Marathon

31 May 2016 19:16
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A few weeks before the official inauguration of the Olympic Games (August 5th), thousands of runners took part in the city’s annual marathon.

Marathon

ELIJAH KIPKEMEI KEMBOI claimed victory with a time of 02:17:05. Coming in second was DICKSON KIMELI CHERUIYOT (02:18:01). Finishing third was WILLY KANGOGO KIMUTAI (02:18:28).

In the ladies race, PRISCILA LORCHIMA won the race with a time of 02:41:23 . LEAH JEROTICH earned runner-up honors with a time of 02:43:30Rounding out the top three was MIRELA SATURNINO DE ANDRADE with a time of 02:47:02.

Top 5 Men

1 ELIJAH KIPKEMEI KEMBOI 02:17:05
2 DICKSON KIMELI CHERUIYOT 02:18:01
3 WILLY KANGOGO KIMUTAI 02:18:28
4 UBIRATAN JOSÉ DOS SANTOS 02:21:20
5 SERGIO CELESTINO DA SILVA 02:23:55

Top 5 Women

1 PRISCILA LORCHIMA 02:41:23
2 LEAH JEROTICH 02:43:30
3 MIRELA SATURNINO DE ANDRADE 02:47:02
4 NELLY JEPKURUI 02:52:13
5 REJANE ESTER BISPO DA SILVA 02:57:40

Complete results

Half Marathon

The victory went to WILLIAN KIBOR who crossed the finish line at 01:03:54 . He finished one second ahead of ROBERT KIPLORIR KIPCHUMBA. GIOVANI DOS SANTOS got the third place in 01:04:01.

In the women’s race, it was FAILUNA ABDI MATANGA (01:13:59) taking the top spot. She finished 50 seconds ahead of ESTHER CHESANG KAKURI. VIVIANE AMORIM FIGUEIREDO got the third place in 01:23:34.

Top 5 Men

1 WILLIAN KIBOR 01:03:54
2 ROBERT KIPLORIR KIPCHUMBA 01:03:55
3 GIOVANI DOS SANTOS 01:04:01
4 VALÉRIO DE SOUZA FABIANO 01:05:46
5 GILBERTO SILVESTRE LOPES 01:07:41

Top 5 Women

1 FAILUNA ABDI MATANGA 01:13:59
2 ESTHER CHESANG KAKURI 01:14:49
3 VIVIANE AMORIM FIGUEIREDO 01:23:34
4 ANA PAULA DO NASCIMENTO LEOTÉRIO 01:28:21
5 ANDREA FOLEGATTI 01:30:54

Complete results