The Skyrunning 2012 season visited yesterday one of the great american classic trail runs: The Pike´s Peak Marathon. The race was won by Kilian Jornet in 3h40 with Alex Nichols coming in second and Max King in third. The women´s race got a full Salomon Running podium with Emelie Forsberg on top, Kasie Enman second and Mireia Miró third. Congratulations to our fellow countrymen Kilian and Mireia on their results. See below ful race report & results.
PIKE´S PEAK MARATHON 2012: RACE SUMMARY.
Despite much previous media fanfare from the ISF to the contrary, Matt Carpenter´s 1993 3h16m record stayed more than firm. Still, there were some impressive performances to be enjoyed at Manitou Springs (Colorado) this year, as always.
In the mens field, Kilian Jornet won the 57th Pikes Peak Marathon in 3h40’26” followed by new skyrunning star, american Alex Nichols in 3h47’22”. Last…
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