Kenya’s Kipkorir Misoi wins Athens Marathon with record time of 2:10:56
A Kenyan long-distance runner was again the winner of the 36th annual Athens Authentic Marathon, with Kipkorir Misoi on Sunday covering the distance from a site just outside the township of Marathon to Athens’ Panathinaikos Stadium in a time of 2:10:56 – a record for the specific event.
Two Ethiopian runners, Tirounech Tesfa (2:12.52) and Jereme Azmero (2:13.20) were second and third, respectively. The first Greek runner to cross the finish line was Costas Gelaouzos, who was seventh with a time of 2:21:54.
The first female runner across the finish line was also a Kenyan, Mouriouki Engiayouri, with clocked in at 2:36:46.
You may be interested
Yannos Papantoniou: SYRIZA wanted a totalitarian stateilias1 - Oct 29, 2020
By Athanasios C. Papandropoulos Serious allegations by the former minister at the presentation of his book, Prosopiki Martyria [Personal Testimony].…
Covid-19 Greece – Negative record with 1,547 cases on Wednesdaymakis - Oct 28, 2020
The worrying upward trend of Covid-19 cases in Greece continued on Wednesday, as the Hellenic National Public Health Organization (EODY)…
Dramatic increase in coronavirus intubated patients places high pressures on the health systemmakis - Oct 26, 2020
The current number of cases -715- is the lowest of the previous five days, however it is probably attributed to…