Ethiopian runners top Chevron Houston Marathon

19 Ocak, 12:35
Jean-Loup Fenaux
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2015
Credit : euthman

Ethiopian runners top Chevron Houston Marathon

Marathon Results

Ethiopian runners do really well in Houston. This is the seventh year in a row that an Ethiopian runner wins the race.
This year the winner is Birhanu Gedefa in 02:08:03. Gedefa took the lead about 400m before the finish line, leaving his two fellow countrymen Gebo Burka (02:08:12) and Debebe Tolossa (02:09:07) take the second and third places.

In the women’s race, the Ethiopian domination is even more flagrant. Ethiopian runners have been winning the women’s race for the past 8 years and in 2015, the event took the first 5 top positions. The victory went to Yebrgual Arage in 02:23:23, followed by Guteni Imana (02:23:32) and Biruktait Degefa (02:23:51).

Registration for the 2016 event? is aldready open. The event will be held on January 17th 2016.

Top 10 Men

1 Gedefa, Birhanu ETH 02:08:03
2 Burka, Gebo ETH 02:08:12
3 Tolossa, Debebe ETH 02:09:07
4 Ondoro, Dominic KEN 02:09:40
5 Limo, Silah KEN 02:10:37
6 Mose, Erick KEN 02:12:52
7 Braun, Aaron USA 02:12:54
8 Shumie, Gadisa ETH 02:14:03
9 Leon, Craig USA 02:14:43
10 Ndhlovu, Pardon USA 02:16:52

Top 10 Women

1 Arage, Yebrgual ETH 02:23:23
2 Imana, Guteni ETH 02:23:32
3 Degefa, Biruktait ETH 02:23:51
4 Dalasa, Sechale ETH 02:27:12
5 Sado, Fatuma ETH 02:28:27
6 Taylor, Kellyn USA 02:28:40
7 Burla, Serena USA 02:31:46
8 De La Rosa, Vianey MEX 02:32:01
9 Flanagan, Lindsay USA 02:33:12
10 Ward, Taylor USA 02:38:32

Complete Marathon Results

Half Marathon Results

Top 10 Men

1 Boyer, Lane USA 01:08:52
2 Moratilla, Roberto ESP 01:09:33
3 Mendoza, Maximo USA 01:10:20
4 Masland, Caleb USA 01:10:59
5 Gage, Sean USA 01:11:57
6 Machemehl, J.P. USA 01:12:03
7 Cater-Cyker, Zachary USA 01:12:38
8 Rayner, Kenny USA 01:13:00
9 Kampf, Seth USA 01:13:04
10 Armenteros, Luis USA 01:13:06

Top 10 Women

1 Spadafino, Angela USA 01:16:20
2 Saloom, Megan USA 01:17:20
3 De Reuck, Colleen USA 01:17:57
4 Brunmeier, Amber USA 01:22:04
5 Mcclain, Shawna USA 01:23:54
6 Fleming, Mindy CAN 01:25:05
7 Mcenroe, Amanda USA 01:26:12
8 Beuson, Ashley USA 01:25:51
9 Cerny, Rachel USA 01:27:08
10 Marshall, Katherine USA 01:27:16

Complete Half Marathon Results