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Kenya’s Geoffrey Mutai Wins the ING New York Marathon, 2011
Geoffrey Mutai of Kenya won the ING New York City Marathon, 2011 in perfect marathon weather on 6th November, 2011.

Mutai who is also the reigning Boston Marathon champion, ran 2:05:06 to slice 2 minutes and 37 seconds off the old course record, set by Ethiopia's Tesfaye Jifar in 2001. 

Emmanuel Mutai of Kenya finished second and secured the 2010-2011 World Marathon Majors title in a time of 2:06:28 also comfortably under the old course record.

The official margin of victory, 1:22.31, was the largest in the race since 1992.

For more information on the ING New York Marathon, visit http://www.nycmarathon.org/

 

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