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Bai and Mugo take Beijing Marathon titles

Beijing, China – World Champion Bai Xue of China charged to the finish to collect her second Beijing International Marathon title while Kenyan Samuel Mugo won the men’s race with a personal best of 2:08:20.

Under grey skies, the temperature at the start of the race was a cool and comfortable 8 C, but conditions turned windy in the second half of the race, challenging the runners to the end.

Pacesetter Nicholas Manza Kamakya of Kenya, who has never won a major international marathon but finished a close second at the Prague Half Marathon earlier this year, helped the Kenyan men to a clean podium sweep for the second year in a row…..Read More

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