The New York City Marathon was held on 7th November. The ING New York Marathon is one of the best in the world. The event attracts more than 100,000 registrants a year including many world-class professional athletes.

 

For the Men’s Open Division, Gebre Gebremariam from Ethiopia was the winner. He finished first at 2:08:14 in his first ever marathon. The 2009 World Cross Country Champion triumphed after pulling away from Kenya’s Emmanuel Mutai in the closing stages. For the Women’s Open Division, Edna Kiplagat from Kenya won in 2:28:20.

Last Updated (Wednesday, 15 December 2010 18:10)