Jerusalem Marathon winner sets new record

By JPOST.COM STAFF
March 21, 2014 12:08

 
X

Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user experience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Report and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew - Ivrit
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief

UPGRADE YOUR JPOST EXPERIENCE FOR 5$ PER MONTH Show me later

Kenyan native Ronald Kimeli Kurgat finished in first place in the Jerusalem Marathon on Friday, setting a new record for the race.

The 28-year-old completed the 26-mile race with a speedy time of two hours, 16 minutes and nine seconds.

The second and third place winners, also from Kenya, respectively were 24-year-old Patrick Wachira Muriuki with a time of two hours, 16 minutes and 35 seconds, and 37-year-old Luka Kipkemoi Chelimo with a time of two hours, 18 minutes and eight seconds.

Join Jerusalem Post Premium Plus now for just $5 and upgrade your experience with an ads-free website and exclusive content. Click here>>

Related Content

Breaking news
January 19, 2019
'Aspiring rapper' charged with murder of Israeli student in Melbourne

By REUTERS