15 NOV 2015
Las Vegas, United States
Las Vegas News Bureau
More than 30,000 runners participated in the 2015 GEICO Rock ‘n’ Roll Las Vegas Marathon and 1/2 Marathon on the Las Vegas Strip, Sunday, Nov. 15. Andrew Lemoncello, a 2008 Great Britain Olympian in the steeplechase, took first place in the full marathon with a time of 2:21:47. Tommy ‘Rivers’ Puzey, of Flagstaff, Ariz., finished second in 2:34:36. Williana Rojas (Venezuela) won the women’s marathon in 3:08:18, while Jen Annett (Canada) took second place with a time of 3:08:54. Including the 10K, a total of 30,819 runners, walkers and wheelchair athletes participated in the race on Las Vegas Boulevard.
Various shots of the starting line take-off; fans; Lemoncello crossing finish line.
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