Jerusalem Marathon 370.
(photo credit: Melanie Lidman)
Ethiopian runner Abraham Kabeto Ketla won the third annual International
Jerusalem Winner Marathon on Friday, setting a new record for the event
with a time of 2:16:29.25.
In second and third place were Luka
Kipkemoi Chelimo of Kenya who finished in 2:19:01.95 and Vincent
Kiplagat Kiptoo of Kenya who completed the run in 2:20:12.60.
the women's division it was also an Ethiopian runner who came out on
top ; Mihiret Anamo Anotonios broke the record for female runners with a
time of 2:47:26.40. She was followed by Radiya Mohammed Roba of Ethiopia in second place with a time of 3:05:58.15.
In third place was Ellisa Ballas from the US. The 33-year-old runner from Ohio told The Jerusalem Post
that she found Jerusalem "hilly but pretty."
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