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Kipchumba, Njeri wins First lady half marathon titles

Reigning Amsterdam Marathon champion Vincent Kipchumba and Baringo’s Lydia Njeri were crowned the champions of the 5th edition of Beyond Zero Half Marathon held today in Nairobi.

The Iten based runner won the title in 61:52 ahead of 2018 Gifu Half Marathon champion Nicholas Kosimbei to second in 62:26 and for Kass marathon winner Albert Kangogo timed 62:27 for third with John Langat and Nicholas Rotich closing the top five vanguard in 62:30 and 62:43 respectively.

In women, Njeri won the title in 72:03 ahead of Emily Chebet to second place in 72:30 as Pacifica Jeptoo came third in 72:44.

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