S'pore women top Osim Sundown event
LOCAL female runners took the top honours at the Osim Sundown Marathon, which was held over the night and concluded yesterday morning at the F1 Pit Building in Marina Bay.
Secondary school teacher Sharon Tan was the surprise winner of the full 42km marathon, finishing in 3hr 35min 45sec, while SEA Games marathoner Rachel See clocked 1:31:14 to win the half-marathon race.
In the men's category, lone Kenyan runner Noah Kutung Chepsergon capitalised on the lack of competition and easily strode to victory in the men's half marathon in 1:17:20.
Chinese runner Li Wei crossed the finish line first in the full marathon in 2:37:37.