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Ellie Greenwood Wins IAU World 100km Championship

 
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Gibraltar, November 17. Ellie Greenwood, a native of Scotland living in Banff, Alberta, won the 24th World 100km Championship, edging Monica Carlin of Italy. Greenwood's time was 7:29:05. Britain's LIzzy Hawker led for most of the race; Greenwood didn't take the lead for good until after the 95-km mark. Meghan Arbogast of Corvallis, Oregon was the top masters at age 49, and finished fifth overall.

Japan's Shinji Nakadai pulled away from Michael Wardian of Arlington, Virginia at the 90-km mark to win overall in 6:43:44. Wardian, who led for much of the middle part of the race, ended up finishing third in a time of 6:49:18. Chad Ricklefs of Boulder, Colorado was 14th and second in the masters division.

Men
1. Shinji Nakadai, 32, Japan, 6:43:44
2. Jonas Buud, 36, Sweden, 6:47:40
3. Michael Wardian, 36, USA, 6:49:18
4. Noriyuki Araki, 29, Japan, 6:50:00
5. Oleksandr Holovnytskyy, 35, Ukraine, 6:51:03

also
9. Chikara Omine, 28, USA, 6:58:09
12. Matt Woods, 31, USA, 6:58:36
14. Chad Ricklefs, 42, USA, 7:01:36
25. Joseph Binder, 27, USA, 7:16:43
38. Thierry Asselin, 37, CAN, 7:40:37
66. Darin Bentley, 40, CAN, 8:19:14
67. Darren Froese, 50, CAN, 8:19:15
69. Sinhue Contreras, 24, MEX, 8:24:21
79. Roberto Guerrero, 59, MEX, 9:10:33
84. Matt Sessions, 45, CAN, 9:27:54
92. Abraham Moreno, 48, MEX, 11:40:40

Women
1. Ellie Greenwood, 31, GBR, 7:29:05
2. Monica Carlin, 39, Italy, 7:30:50
3. Lizzy Hawker, 34, GBR, 7:33:26
4. Gloria Vinstedt, 27, Sweden, 7:37:06
5. Meghan Arbogast, 49, USA, 7:46:01

also
8. Denise McHale, 37, CAN, 7:56:41
9. Carolyn Smith, 45, USA, 7:58:26
27. Melanie Bos, 37, CAN, 8:41:19
37. Dennene Huntley, 33, CAN, 9:04:44
39. Jennifer Dick, 35, CAN, 9:08:27

 

Photos above, top: Greenwood at home in Banff (photo courtesy Ellie Greenwood)
bottom: Ellie Greenwood at Chuckanut Mountain 50km in March (photo by Glenn Tachiyama)