Felix Limo and Deena Kastor win Chicago Marathon
Felix Limo (KEN) was winner 31. real,- BERLIN-MARATHON 2004 in 2:06:44
Felix Limo and Deena Kastor won the LaSalle Bank Chicago Marathon. In good weather conditions the Kenyan ran 2:07:02 hours and won ahead of his countrymen Benjamin Maiyo (2:07:09) and Daniel Njenga (2:07:14). Felix Limo clocked the fastest time of the year. He improved the mark of the London Marathon winner Martin Lel (Kenya) by 24 seconds. Fourth place was taken by Evans Rutto (Kenya), who missed his goal to become the first runner ever to achieve a hattrick at the Chicago Marathon. Rutto had won in the last two years, and in 2003 he ran the fastest marathon debut ever in 2:05:50. Now he was running 2:07:28 hours. The first ten places were taken by Kenyan runners.
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