Second win for Rob Krar at Western States 100

29 Jun 2015 13:40
Jean-Loup Fenaux
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For the second year in a row, Rob Krar won the Western States 100 with at time of 14:48:59. The race is the mother of all 100 mile races organized around the world. It is run along the Western States Trail from Squaw Valley to Auburn in California since 1974. Had Rob run a little more than two minutes faster, he would have established a new record for the course. Seth Swanson took the second place, just like he did last year. He still managed to run faster this year with a time of 15:17:28. 20-year-old Jared Hazen got the third place in 15:37:55.

Magdalena Boulet topped the women’s field, finishing the race in 19:05:21. Despite going off course in the first half of the race, she managed to push herself and finish the race with a 15-minute lead over Kaci Lickteig (19:20:31). Stephanie Howe completed the course in 19:32:58, taking the third place.


Top 10 Men

1 Rob Krar  USA 14:48:59
2 Seth Swanson  USA 15:17:28
3 Jared Hazen  USA 15:37:55
4 Gediminas Grinius  LTU 15:40:55
5 Thomas Lorblanchet  FRA 15:56:32
6 Julien Chorier  FRA 16:34:43
7 Ian Sharman  GBR 16:44:27
8 David Laney  USA 17:01:37
9 Andrew Tuckey  AUS 17:19:17
10 Paul Terranova  USA 17:43:17

Top 10 Women

1 Magdalena Boulet  USA 19:05:21
2 Kaci Lickteig  USA 19:20:31
3 Stephanie Howe  USA 19:32:58
4 Aliza Lapierre  USA 19:43:22
5 Emma Roca  ESP 20:12:00
6 Nicole Studer  USA 20:19:56
7 Sally McRae  USA 20:27:33
8 Caroline Boller USA 21:44:11
9 Erika Lindland  USA 21:47:25
10 Nikki Kimball  USA 22:01:55

Complete Marathon Results