Sports Alert!!: Los Angeles, CA: Winning Results from the Skechers Performance Los Angeles Marathon 2018.
The Skechers Performance Los Angeles Marathon 2018 was held on Sunday, March 18th, 2018 across Los Angeles, California.
Inspired by the success of the 1984 Summer Olympic Games, the Los Angeles Marathon is an annual world-class running event held each spring and has been contested every year since 1986.
Roughly 24,000 people of runners from all 50 states and 63 countries to participate in the 33rd Annual Los Angeles Marathon, a 26.2 miles from Dodger Stadium in Elysian Park, California to Santa Monica, California.
** Pictures from the Los Angeles Marathon: **
The top 5 male and female finishers of the 33rd Annual Los Angeles Marathon will receive prize money; winners will each receive $23,000, the runners up $11,250 and third place finishers $9,000.
**** Winners Results: ****
** Pro Men Results: **
1st Place: 2:11:47: 29 year old Weldon Kirui from Kenya.
2nd Place: 2:11:57: 25 year old Gebresadik Adihana from Ethiopia.
3rd Place: 2:12:47: 32 year old Elisha Barno from Kenya.
4th Place: 2:15:51: 29 year old Ihor Russ from Ukraine.
5th Place: 2:17:03: 34 year old Daniel Limo from Kenya.
6th Place: 2:22:42: 35 year old Rachid Ezzouniou from El Paso, Tx.
7th Place: 2:27:27: 34 year old Takahiro Yoda from Japan.
8th Place: 2:32:43: 44 year old Lee Troup from Boulder, Co.
9th Place: 2:53:28: 32 year old Ruben Ramirez from Chino, Ca.
** Pro Women Results: **
1st Place: 2:33:49: 28 year old Sule Gedo from Ethiopia.
2nd Place: 2:33:57: 26 year old Tsehay Desalegn from Ethiopia.
3rd Place: 2:34:01: 29 year old Hellen Jepkurgat from Kenya.
4th Place: 2:34:24: 36 year old Christina Vergara-Aleshire from Henderson, Nv.
5th Place: 2:34:34: 33 year old Jane Kibii from Kenya.
6th Place: 2:36:25: 29 year old Brittany Charboneau from Littleton, Co.
7th Place: 2:37:21: 40 year old Olena Shurkhno from Ukraine.
8th Place: 2:37:42: 25 year old Joanna Reyes from San Jose, Ca.
9th Place: 2:38:29: 38 year old Heather Lieberg from Helena, Mt.
10th Place: 2:40:37: 23 year old Brittney Feivor from Goodyear, Az.
11th Place: 2:43:43: 35 year old Mitsuko Ino from Japan.
12th Place: 2:49:46: 26 year old Keely West Baker from Great Falls, Mt.
13th Place: 2:53:50: 34 year old Elizabeth Camy from Chino, Ca.
14th Place: 2:58:12: 34 year old Meredith Tribble from Tuscaloosa, Al.
** Picture from Patrick Martinez: **
ZachNews can confirmed that 33 year old Patrick Martinez from Diamond Bar, California, Director of Development Services for the City of Needles, finished the 33rd Annual Los Angeles Marathon at 5:23:56.
Streets along the 26.2 miles 33rd Annual Los Angeles Marathon route from Dodger Stadium in Elysian Park, California to Santa Monica, California were closed during the event, but has been since been reopened.
** More runner’s results from the 33rd Annual Los Angeles Marathon can be found at the following Los Angeles Marathon website address: **
**** Great work to all of the participants in the 33rd Annual Los Angeles Marathon. ****