December 3, 2017
Leading results for the 2017 Fukuoka Marathon appear below. Additional results will eventual show up on the race website.
Race recap: Norway’s Sondre Moen Makes History, Smashes European Record in Marathon to Win Fukuoka in 2:05:48 2:05:48 to become the first non African born runner under 2:06.
Sondre Moen of Norway’s marathon debut was a smashing success as he broke the European record running 2:05:48.
Top 10 from this tweet
1) Sondre Nordstad Moen Norway 2:05:48
2) Stephen Kiprotich Uganda 2:07:10
3) Suguru Osako Japan 2:07:19
4) Bedan Karoki Kenya 2:08:44
5) Amanuel Mesel Eritrea 2:09:22
6) Daisuke Uekado Japan 2:09:27
7) Yoshiki Takenouchi Japan 2:10:01
8) Michael Githae Kenya 2:10:46
9) Yuki Kawauchi Japan 2:10:53
10) Takuya Fukatsu Japan 2:12:04
Tyler Pennel of the USA and Thomas Docanto of Australia both ran high 2:14s according to this tweet by Japan Running News.
Talk about the race on our fan forum: *MB: Official 2017 Fukuoka Marathon Discussion Thread
*MB: SONDRE MOEN of Norway runs 2:05:48 (!!!)to win the 2017 Fukuoka Marathon. How did he do it?