New records set in the 37th Amsterdam Marathon

2012-10-24 00:00

WILSON Chebet of Kenya ran negative splits to win the 37th Amsterdam Marathon in a new course record of two hours, five minutes and 41 seconds, with countryman Abrha Gebretsadik scoring a personal best (as did the whole top five) in 2:06:21.

Locally, Kenyan Julius Tenai, running in the Bluff Meats colours, won the Swift Half marathon around the Pietermaritzburg and Edendale suburbs, on Sunday, in one hour, eight minutes and three seconds — holding off local man, Sibonela Duma, of the Boxer club by little over 100 m. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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