Houston Marathon & Half Marathon

2016 Houston Marathon and Half Marathon

January 17, 2016
Houston, TX

The Aramco Houston Half Marathon.*Race website

Today Postimes:

Hall: “Ryan has been overseeing my training and telling me I was ready for a fast one."

Runner's World:

“I wouldn't consider it an all out effort. Believe it or not, I wanted to actually run a faster time."


Cassidy, who posted an essay on LetsRun after the 2013 NYC Marathon that generated more than 12,000 Facebook "likes", ran 2:21:20 in Houston.
*LRC Archives: The Time of My Life: Staten Island Native Mike Cassidy Shares His Experience Finishing The NYC Marathon Hand-In-Hand With His Hero Meb Keflezighi

LRC Houston Marathon And Half-Marathon Results: Luke Puskedra Runs 61:29 (4th) As Lelisa Desisa Wins In 60:37

Mary Wacera was the women's winner in 66:29 as Sara Hall was the top American in 70:07 for 5th. Ethiopians Gebo Burka (2:10:54) and Biruktayit Degefa (2:26:07) were the winners in the full.


Lelisa Desisa got the win in 60:37 as Puskedra was 4th.

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