Robert Kipkoech Cheruiyot and Rita Jeptoo win 110th Boston Marathon
The KenyansRobert Kipkoech Cheruiyot
and Rita Jeptoo won the 110th BAA Boston Marathon. In good weather conditions 22,517 athletes participated in the race which has a point-to-point course from Hopkinton to Boston. The BAA Boston Marathon was also the premiere of the new World Marathon Majors Series (WMM).Robert Kipkoech Cheruiyot
won with a new course record of 2:07:14 hours ahead of his countryman Benjamin Maiyo (2:08:21) and US American Meb Keflezighi (2:09:56). Rita Jeptoo won in 2:23:38 hours ahead of Jelena Prokopcuka (Latvia/2:23:48) and Japanese Reiko Tosa (2:24:11).
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