Galen Rupp (1:02:18) And Meseret Defar (1:08:45) Get Comfortable Wins At Rock ‘N’ Roll Philly Half
Martin Hehir second on the men’s side (1:04:00), Jared Ward 5th. Jordan Hasay 3rd in (1:10:42).
*Live Thread On Race
September 17, 2017
Galen Rupp got a nice tune-up for next month’s Bank of America Chicago Marathon with an easy victory at the Rock N Roll half marathon in 1:02:18 over former Syracuse star Martin Hehir. 2016 Rio Olympian Jared Ward was 5th in 1:04:43.
On the women’s side it was more competitive but Meseret Defar got a comfortable win in 1:08:45 over Caroline Rotich and Jordan Hasay.
Top Results below. For a live blow by blow of the race click here
— Matthew Turnbull (@matty5573) September 17, 2017
— Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series (@RunRocknRoll) September 17, 2017