09 Oct '16, 7pm

@AbelKirui1 wins @chimarathon, winning his first race in US! #abelkirui, #kenyanathlete, #letsrun,...

@AbelKirui1 wins @chimarathon, winning his first race in US! #abelkirui, #kenyanathlete, #letsrun,...

Abel Kirui had the pedigree to win the Chicago marathon. But, with a field bereft of Dennis Kimetto, and Kebede Tsegaya, the patina of the race took on a different hue. The race went from a typical big city race, to a championship style race, where the early pace is a bit cautious, and the final six to seven miles are fast and furious. What was most intriguing was that one could not pick the winner until 150 meters to go! Abel Kirui and Florence Kiplagat, 2016 Bank of America Chicago Champions, photo by The Shoe Addicts/Mike Deering With 5k splits of 16:03, 15:59, 15:48, and finally 15:14, the race was one of, to use a Will Farrell term, 'Strategery'. It seemed like some did not know how to run without someone controlling the race. The pace resembled a 50k race walk early on, but, as the race developed, the surges and return to the lead pack reminded me of an accordian pla...

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running.net 10 Oct '16, 9am

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running.competitor.com 10 Oct '16, 3pm

Two American men and three U.S. women finished in the top 10. (c) 2016 Race Results Weekly, all rights reserved. Used with...

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runblogrun.com 09 Oct '16, 7pm

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runblogrun.com 07 Oct '16, 7am

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Kenyans Dominate the 2016 Chicago Marathon

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runnersworld.com 09 Oct '16, 3pm

For the second year in a row, the marathon organizers opted not to provide pacesetters. It showed in the men’s field, whic...

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running.competitor.com 08 Oct '16, 5pm

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runblogrun.com 09 Oct '16, 4am

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runblogrun.com 09 Oct '16, 4am

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runblogrun.com 06 Oct '16, 7pm

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runnersworld.com 09 Oct '16, 9pm

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runblogrun.com 09 Oct '16, 4am

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