2016 Great North Run Half-Marathon Results: Mo Farah And Vivian Cheruiyot Win

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Via greatrun.org
September 11, 2016

Top 10 men’s and women’s results from the 2016 Great North Run can be found below. Full results are here.

Athletics Weekly: Mo Farah Gets Third Consecutive Victory At Great North Run, Winning In 60:04 To Beat Dathan Ritzenhein By Eight Seconds Ritz pushed the pace to make it a two man race and try to “break Mo”, but Farah surged away from him in the final mile.
*MB: Ritz 2nd, Mo first at GNR

AW: Vivian Cheruiyot Runs 67:54 To Win GNR In Her Half-Marathon Debut It was a close race as Cheruiyot outkicked former London Marathon winner Priscah Jeptoo by just 1-second as Tirunesh Dibaba was 3rd (68:04).

Men’s Top 10:

Name Overall Position Finish Time 5k time 10k time 15k time
MO FARAH 1 1:00:04 0:14:17 0:28:32 0:42:36
DATHAN RITZENHEIN 2 1:00:12 0:14:15 0:28:32 0:42:35
EMMANUEL BETT 3 1:01:22 0:14:16 0:28:31 0:42:36
BASHIR ABDI 4 1:02:03 0:14:16 0:29:05 0:43:44
DUNCAN MAIYO 5 1:02:06 0:14:17 0:29:05 0:43:44
ABDI ABDIRAHMAN 6 1:02:46 0:14:16 0:29:05 0:43:49
CHRIS THOMPSON 7 1:03:35 0:14:15 0:29:23 0:44:22
BEN CONNOR 8 1:04:13 0:14:59 0:30:12 0:45:14
SCOTT OVERALL 9 1:04:39 0:14:36 0:30:05 0:45:23
MIKAEL EKVALL 10 1:04:52 0:15:00 0:30:39 0:45:48

Women’s Top 10:

Name Overall Position Finish Time 5k time 10k time 15k time
VIVIAN CHERUIYOT 1 1:07:54 0:17:01 0:33:20 0:48:54
PRISCAH JEPTOO 2 1:07:55 0:17:02 0:33:20 0:48:54
TIRUNESH DIBABA 3 1:08:04 0:17:02 0:33:21 0:48:56
JOYCE CHEPKIRUI 4 1:09:57 0:17:01 0:33:20 0:49:10
ELOISE WELLINGS 5 1:11:27 0:17:02 0:33:29 0:50:16
CHARLOTTE PURDUE 6 1:12:13 0:17:03 0:34:09 0:51:06
CASSIE FIEN 7 1:13:05 0:17:06 0:34:28 0:51:40
GEMMA STEEL 8 1:13:23 0:17:02 0:34:13 0:51:31
LILY PARTRIDGE 9 1:13:45 0:17:02 0:34:08 0:51:24
FREYA ROSS 10 1:15:22 0:17:14 0:35:20 0:53:07

 


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