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10K Valencia Ibercaja, Spain

Sun 12 January 2020

39.4697 -0.37739
10km
Men
1 Rhonex KIPRUTO KEN 26:24
2 Benard KIMELI KEN 27:12
3 Julien WANDERS SUI 27:13
4 Jacob KROP KEN 27:30
5 Shadrack KOECH KEN 27:32
Women
1 Sheila CHEPKIRUI KEN 29:46
2 Rosemary WANJIRU KEN 29:50
3 Norah JERUTO KEN 29:51
4 Bosena MULATE ETH 30:50
5 Lonah Chemtai SALPETER ISR 31:09

Siberian Ice Half Marathon, Russia

Tue 7 January 2020

54.9901 73.3617
Half marathon
Men
1 Mikhail KULKOV RUS 1:13:43
2 Valery LUKIN RUS 1:15:30
3 Denis RYCHKOV RUS 1:15:43
4 Vadim ULIZHOV RUS 1:16:40
5 Alexander KOSTIN RUS 1:17:49
Women
1 Marya DRUZHINA RUS 1:29:45
2 Nadezhda NOVIKOVA RUS 1:31:54
3 Ulya IVANOVA RUS 1:39:37
4 Marina KONDRATIUK RUS 1:44:53
5 Elena KULIKOVA RUS 1:46:11

Xiamen Marathon, China

Sun 5 January 2020

24.4798 118.089
marathon
Men
1 Birhan Nebebew TESFAYE ETH 2:08:16
2 Reuben Kiprop KERIO KEN 2:08:46
3 Girmay Birhanu GEBRU ETH 2:08:52
4 Abdisa Teshome DUBER ETH 2:10:21
5 Dejene Debela GONFA ETH 2:11:07
Women
1 Medina Deme ARMINO ETH 2:26:12
2 Mesera Hussen DUBISO ETH 2:26:28
3 Afera Godfay BERHA ETH 2:26:42
4 Hiwot Ayalew YEMER ETH 2:26:54
5 Yebrgual Melese ARAGE ETH 2:27:03

Mizuno Hong Kong Half-Marathon Championships, Hong Kong, China

Sun 5 January 2020

22.3964 114.109
Half marathon
Men
1 Ho Yeung CHEUNG HKG 1:13:49
2 Kang NGAI HKG 1:14:20
3 Wang Keing WONG HKG 1:14:31
4 Hin Wa YU HKG 1:15:50
5 Chun Yin LO HKG 1:16:01
Women
1 Tsz Ying VUT HKG 1:25:59
2 Wing Ning Ella AU HKG 1:30:58
3 Ka Lee FUNG HKG 1:32:36
4 Lok Yee Angel AU HKG 1:33:55
5 Mei Ying WONG HKG 1:34:23

PolarNight Halfmarathon, Norway

Sat 4 January 2020

62.0 10.0

1899 were registered for the winter race in the Arctic city situated 400km above the Arctic Circle. 1605 from 48 different countries finished the 17th edition of the race. 53.5% of the participants were foreign, most from Germany, UK, USA and Sweden.

The PolarNight race in Tromsø was first organized in 2004 and over the years has become the largest winter race in Norway and one of the most international Norwegian races with participants from all over the world. The weather in the city of Tromsø is unpredictable in winter. On Saturday morning, a snowstorm caused many roads to Tromsø to be closed, boats and ferries cancelled due to the weather. As a result, many runners who were entered didn’t reach Tromsø in time to start. Throughout the day, the weather improved and the wind blew and when the start shot went at 15:00 it was just fresh breeze and nice winter conditions. There was a magical atmosphere along the course with light snow, candle lights along the course and many happy runners.

The PolarNight race will take place on 9th January 2021 in Tromsø. For next year’s race there will also be a marathon distance for the first time during the winter race.

Half marathon
Men
1 Eskil SCHØNING DEN 1:16:26
2 Lasse FINSTAD NOR 1:16:35
3 Kristian PETTERSEN NOR 1:19:27
4 Fredrik NYMO NOR 1:23:08
5 Timothée JUNG FRA 1:23:24
Women
1 Lindy-Lee FOLSCHER RSA 1:28:59
2 Tiril JOHANSEN NOR 1:29:13
3 Freya Mary LEMAN GBR 1:31:44
4 Louise BALLOCH GBR 1:34:10
5 Lucy ROGERS GBR 1:35:18

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