The 101st Zazzle Bay to Breakers was once again a great success with fun to be had for all on a glorious morning in the city of San Francisco. The race went off without a hitch, and we have ourselves som winners.
Per the San Francisco Chronicle's Peter Hartlaub on Twitter:
#BaytoBreakers winners now official: Mamitu Daska for the women (39:02); Sammy Kitwara (34:40) for the men.— Peter Hartlaub (@peterhartlaub) May 20, 2012
Now that's 12 kilometers (7.45 miles) in under forty minutes, up hills, surrounded by thousands of other runners, some clad in outfits not exactly suitable for running. Incredibly impressive if you ask me.
Below is the listing of the top 10 finishers:
|1||Sammy Kitwara||21||00:34:42||04:40||Kenya||M Elite||1|
|2||Allan Kiprono||23||00:34:49||04:41||Kenya||M Elite||2|
|3||Direba Merga||24||00:35:44||04:48||Ethiopia||M Elite||3|
|4||Lani Kiplagat||26||00:35:46||04:48||Kenya||M Elite||4|
|5||Tesfaye Sendeku||25||00:35:54||04:49||Ethiopia||M Elite||5|
|6||Meb Keflezighi||22||00:36:18||04:53||Mammoth Lakes, CA||M Elite||6|
|7||Brian Harvey||29||00:36:41||04:56||Brighton, MA||M Elite||7|
|8||Steve Murdock||27||00:36:45||04:56||San Diego, CA||M Elite||8|
|9||Mamitu Daska||1||00:39:03||05:15||Ethiopia||F Elite||1|
|10||Brad Poore||33||00:39:10||05:16||Auburn, CA||M Elite||
To find the top performance by class or to check your own performance by your bib number, check out B2B's official results page.