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Kipchumba, Jepleting top Adidas Road to Records half marathon race

Abel Kicphumba and Brenda Jepleting were crowned the champions of Road to Records half marathon ran today in Herzogenaurah, the Adidas headquarters in Germany.

Kipchumba won the men’s race in 58:48, leading a podium sweep for Kenyans with Alexander Mutiso crossing the fine line timing 59:20 with Amos Kibiwot ending the podium in 59:3.4.

“I am very happy with the personal record,” said Kipchumba.

Kipchumba lowered the previous world lead time of 58:57 that he been set by Felix Kipkoech from Kenya early this year.

In women, Kenya’s Jepleting won the title in 66:52 followed b

Adizero Road to Records Half marathon, (Herzogenaurach) GERMANY

Half marathon

Men

1. Abel Kipchumba 58:48

2. Alexander Mutiso Munyao KEN 59:20

3. Amos Kurgat Kibiwot KEN 59:34

4. Raymond Magut KEN 1:00:00

5. Phenus Kipleting KEN 1:00:08

6. Edwin Kiprop Kiptoo KEN 1:00:52

7. Wisley Kibichii KEN 1:01:06

8. Dagnachew Adere ETH 1:02:05

9. Haimanot Mateb Muluneh ETH 1:03:10

10. Denis Kipngeno Chirchir KEN 1:03:27

Women

1. Brenda Jepleting KEN 1:06:52

2. Besu Sado ETH 1:08:15

3. Brillian Jepkorir KEN 1:08:28

4. Tsige Haileselase ETH 1:08:30

5. Irene Jepchumba KEN 1:09:02

6. Viola Cheptoo KEN 1:09:13

7. Nesphine Jepleting 1:09:25

8. Birho Adhena Gidey ETH 1:09:42

9. Sheila Jebiwot KEN 1:09:48

10. Dorcas Jepchirchir Tuitoek KEN 1:10:58

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