Kami Semick Takes Second at IAU World 100km Championships
Tuscania, Italy, November 8. Kami Semick of Bend, Oregon took second place honors at the IAU World 100km Championships held
here today. The race was won by Tatyana Zhirkova of Russia in 7:23:33. Meghan Arbogast of Corvallis, Oregon took sixth place among
the women with a time of 7:52:21 and Devon Crosby-Helms of Seattle was tenth in 8:01:52. The US women's team finished second behind
Russia, with Japan taking third.
On the men's side, Giorgio Calcaterra of Italy won in 6:37:41. Michael Wardian of Arlington, Virginia was the top US finisher with a 7:06:35
clocking, good for 9th place. The Italian men's team was an easy victor, taking four of the top eight places.
1. Giorgio Calcaterra, Italy, 6:37:41
2. Jaroslav Janicki, Poland, 6:40:04
3. Miguel Angel Jimenez, Spain, 6:53:44
1. Tatyana Zhirkova, Russia, 7:23:33
2. Kami Semick, USA, 7:33:58
3. Monica Carlin, Italy, 7:35:38