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Cowtown Marathon Is One for the Record Books

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    Cowtown Marathon Is One for the Record Books

    8,500 runners registered for the 39th annual Cowtown Marathon in Fort Worth. (Published Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017)

    A chilly breeze could not stop thousands of runners from taking part in the 2017 Cowtown Marathon in Fort Worth. At least one of the races set a new record.

    Officials said there were 8,500 registered runners in the 39th year of the event. Here are the winners:

    Half Marathon

    Men's Winner: Julius Koskei, Morristown, New Jersey: 1:04:23 (new record)

    Women's Winner: Joan Alyabei, Lansing, Michigan: 1:15:31

     

    Marathon

    Men's Winner: Justin Gable, Amarillo, Texas: 2:28:00

    Women's Winner: Amy Puzey, Calgary, Canada: 3:01:29

     

    Miller Coors Ultra Marathon (50K distance)

    Men's Winner: Calum Neff, Katy, Texas: 3:09:35

    Women's Winner: Tracy Gruman, Grapevine, Texas: 3:44:51

     

    The Cowtown is the largest multi-event road race in North Texas. It brings $10.4 million into the Fort Worth economy annually. 

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    (Published Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017)