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Kenyan runner wins 33rd Los Angeles Marathon

SANTA MONICA — Weldon Kirui of Kenya was the men’s winner in the 33rd annual Los Angeles Marathon March 18, while Sule Utura Gedo of Ethiopia was the women’s winner. Kirui, the 2016 champion, completed the 26-mile, 385-yard “Stadium to the Sea” course in two hours, 11 minutes, 48 seconds, nine seconds ahead of Gebresadik Read More…

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Weather cools for 25,000 marathon runners

LOS ANGELES — Weldon Kirui broke away from fellow Kenyan Willy Koitile in the final mile to win the men’s division of the 31st annual Los Angeles Marathon Feb. 14, while Nataliya Lehonkova of Ukraine was the women’s winner. Kirui completed the 26-mile, 385-yard course in two hours, 13 minutes and seven seconds, 17 seconds Read More…