Rupp Wins -- 59:47 in Rome
Editor's Note: Rupp won by 57 seconds. Rupp's official splits were 13:50, 28:09, and 42:44 for 5k, 10k and 10k, meaning he ran a positive split at 28:09 is 59:24 pace. While Rupp's time was just off of American Ryan Hall's historic 59:43 American record, as the course in Italy was point to point and downhill.
[i] PS. For more on the course see this: http://www.letsrun.com/news/20...arathoner/