Weekend Race Report: 01-Nov-09
The ING New York City Marathon – Nov 1, 09
As Meb Keflizghi (2:09:15) set a new personal best en route to becoming the first American men’s winner of the ING New York City Marathon since 1982 and one of history’s all-time great distance runners, Derartu Tulu (2:28:52) of Ethiopia,Â won her first ING New York City Marathon, two SAAer’s were strutting their stuff onÂ this world famous course. Jim Fox and Linda Hilts clocked great times to finish the prestigious event. Congratulations Jim and Linda.Â Linda finished 33rd in her age group in a race with a total of about 42,000 marathon runners and she qualified for the Boston Marathon.