Julius Kogo (63:13) won the men's half while Etaferahu Temesgen (73:08) won the women's with Serena Burla 3rd.
Tyler McCandless was the first American man (2:18:29). Kimutai Cheruiyot (63:16) and Susan Jerotich (73:25) win the half.
Kogo will face Rebuen Limaa (60:52) and Shadrack Kosgei (61:52). 1:02:51 man Ian Burrell leads the Americans. US's Lindsey Scherf will challenge Mejdoub in the women's race.