Results: Sambu notches win in New York

23 Mar 2016 03:49
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Half Marathon results

Last year’s United Airlines NYC Half Marathon runner-up Stephen Sambu (1:01:16) bested more than 20,100 runners to win the event in New York City.
He also finished second in 2014.
In this year’s race, Wilson Chebet (1:01:35) came in seconds ahead Sam Chelanga (1:01:43) for second.
Chelanga took sixth in 2013.
Fifth in 2012.


For the women, it was Molly Huddle (1:07:41) coming in less than a tenth of a second ahead of Joyce Chepkirui (1:07:41) to defend her title.
The pair broke the course record and the American women’s-only half marathon mark in the process.
Chepkirui finished second to Huddle last year by 11 seconds.
Taking third in this year’s race was Diane Nukuri with a time of 1:09:41.
She finished sixth in 2014.
Second in 2013.


Top 10 Men

1 Stephen SAMBU KEN 1:01:16
2 Wilson CHEBET KEN 1:01:35
3 Sam CHELANGA USA 1:01:43
4 Juan Luis BARRIOS MEX 1:02:02
5 Diego ESTRADA USA 1:02:15
6 Lusapho APRIL RSA 1:02:28
7 Byron PIEDRA ECU 1:02:35
8 Zane ROBERTSON NZL 1:02:37
9 Daniele MEUCCI ITA 1:03:35
10 Yusuke NISHIYAMA JPN 1:03:37

Top 10 Women

1 Molly HUDDLE USA 1:07:41
2 Joyce CHEPKIRUI KEN 1:07:41
3 Diane NUKURI BDI 1:09:41
4 Fionnuala MCCORMACK IRL 1:10:44
5 Caroline ROTICH KEN 1:10:45
6 Etaferahu TEMESGEN ETH 1:10:56
7 Alisha WILLIAMS USA 1:11:49
8 Beverly RAMOS PUR 1:12:09
9 Liz COSTELLO USA 1:12:35
10 Neerl Spence GRACEY USA 1:13:17

Complete Results