Even though the WR just barely survived, the women's race was the best in women's half-marathoning history as 11 women broke 69:00. The men's side was pretty darn good as 7 men broke 60:00 including a guy making his debut, Jemal Yimer, who ran a debut record of 59:00.
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Other big names include Vivian Cheruiyot, 2014 World Half champ Gladys Cherono and Fancy Chemutai who ran 65:36 to finish runner-up with Jepkosgei set her WR.
Bedan Karoki returns to defend his title against 27:09 10K man Guye Adola, two-time Boston champ Lelisa Desisa and world indoor bronze medalist Augustine Choge.