25 OCT 2004 General News

Lausanne and Dresden Marathons

Kenyan David Kipkorir and Ethiopia's Tsege Worku respectively won the men's and women's event's in yesterday's Lausanne Marathon in Switzerland.
 
Men
1. David Kipkorir (KEN) 2:13:37, 2. Urguessa Weyessa (ETH) 2.16:06, 3. Jonathan Kipsaina (KEN) 2.16:16.
  
Women 
1. Tsege Worku (ETH) 2.37:25, 2. Marshet Gema (ETH) 2.42:14, 3. Laurence Duquenoy (FRA) 2.46:43.

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25 October 2004 - Poland's Artur Blasinski and German Sylvia Renz won the Dresden Marathon yesterday. The Pole took the men's race in 2:22:22, while Renz won the women's division in 2:42:36. There were 5600 participants - a record for the sixth running of the event.

Agencies