Haile Gebrselassie won again at 2:06:08. |
“My preparation was perfect,” Gebre said later. “That’s why I was on world record pace until 32-33k. But after 33k, with the sun getting warmer (16C, rising to 20C for the men’s finish), I switched into a different gear. I tried to push, but it didn’t work”.
Last year record (world record) 2:03:59