Thursday, January 29, 2015

McKeeman, Mashkantceva win Philly marathon

North Penn's Michael McKeeman won the men's 2012 Philadelphia Marathon, while Irina Mashkantceva set a new record as she won the women's marathon.

McKeeman, Mashkantceva win Philly marathon

North Penn's Michael McKeeman won the men's 2012 Philadelphia Marathon, while Irina Mashkantceva set a new record as she won the women's marathon.

"It was a dream come true," said McKeeman. "It is definitely the new highlight of my running career."

Details to follow. 

Read our profile of McKeeman.

The winners of Saturday's Rothmann 8k also won this morning's Philadelphia Half Marathon. Isaac Korir Kedikov was the men's winner in an unofficial time of 1:02.53. Missilery Mekonnin Demessie won the women's race. The unofficial time was 1:11.56.

Follow all our coverage at philly.com/marathon2012.

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