Your women’s champion of the 2017 Boston Marathon, Edna Kiplagat!
Edna Kiplagat of Kenya won her first Boston Marathon title, pulling away from the women’s lead pack at around mile 20.
She finished in 2 hours, 21 minutes, 52 seconds
Edna Kiplagat wins the BostonMarathon Womens title;38 years old and a vivid illustration of age is just but a number
Kenyans Geoffrey Kirui and Edna Kiplagat broke away from their respective packs to win the men’s and women’s races at the Boston Marathon today.
Kirui won in 2:09.36 while Kiplagat was victorious in 2:21.52. It was the first Boston victory for both runners.
Official results of the women’s race: 1st 2:21:52 2nd Rose Chelimo 2:22:51
Official results of the men’s race: 1st Geoffrey Kirui 2:09:37 2nd @G_Rupp 2:09:58 3rd @sugurusako 2:10:28