Results: Rotich, Gebireyes victorious in Venice

28 Oct 2015 19:58
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Credit : Karol Komanski

Marathon results

Julius Chepkwony Rotich (2:11:08) outran more than 6,600 runners to win the 30th annual Venice Marathon in Veneto, Italy.
The race starts in Stra, roughly 25 miles outside of Venice, following the Riviera del Brenta towards the city, ending waterside at the Riva Sette Martiri.
Runner-up Robert Ndiwa finished with a time of 2:13:16.
In a tight race for third, Emmanuel Sikuku (2:15:22) managed to hold off Domenico Ricatti (2:15:28).
Ricatti also finished fourth in 2012.


For the women, it was Ehite B. Gebireyes (2:35:19) coming in just steps ahead of Derbe Godana Gebissa (2:35:21) for first.
Caroline J. Chepkwony (2:35:49) claimed third with a time of 2:35:49.

Top 10 Men

1 Julius Chepkwony ROTICH KEN 2:11:08 2 Robert NDIWA KEN 2:13:16 3 Emmanuel SIKUKU KEN 2:15:22 4 Domenico RICATTI ITA 2:15:28 5 Abdelhadi TYAR MAR 2:15:49 6 Ahmed NASEF ITA 2:18:41 7 Francesco BONA ITA 2:19:03 8 Said BOUDALIA ITA 2:20:53 9 Giovanni GUALDI ITA 2:23:14 10 James KELLY GBR 2:25:22

Top 10 Women

1 Ehite B. GEBIREYES ETH 2:35:19 2 Derbe Godana GEBISSA ETH 2:35:21 3 Caroline J. CHEPKWONY KEN 2:35:49 4 Anastasia KUSHNIRENKO RUS 2:44:11 5 Esther Wanjjku MUTUKU KEN 2:49:30 6 Elina JUNNILA FIN 2:52:51 7 Gloria Rita GIUDICI ITA 2:53:32 8 Gaby CARNWATH GBR 2:54:51 9 Maurizia CUNICO ITA 2:57:22 10 Sara CREMONESE ITA 2:58:22

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