News Archive

News Archive

Oct 2001

Catherine Ndereba Captures Avon Running Global Championship Title

More Than 17,000 Women Participate in 10-K and 3.6-K Events Catherine Ndereba

of Kenya captured the Avon Running Global Championship title today, crossing

the finish line in Margit Island stadium after running the 10-K course through

the downtown streets of Budapest. She covered the distance in a personal best

time of 31:02, the fastest certified road 10-K ever run on Hungarian soil, and

equal to the second-fastest ever run in Europe.

Elana Meyer of South Africa finished second in a South...