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DAVID CHERUIYOT SETS COURSE RECORD AT SOLD OUT ING OTTAWA MARATHON

May 27, 2007 » Ottawa

Lioudmila Kortchaguina and Matthew McInnes win Canadian Championship

Excitement was palpable at the ING Ottawa Marathon as Kenyan David Cheruiyot set a new course record, crossing the finish line with a personal best time of 2:10:35. The previous course record was held by Elly Rono, also from Kenya, with a time of 2:11:47, set in 2004. Cheruiyot was followed five seconds later by last year's Ottawa ING Marathon champion, Abderrahime Bouramdane who clocked in at 2:10:40. Vincent Kiplagat was third with a time of 2:10:48. Toronto-native Matthew McInnis was the top Canadian for the second time in three years, placing 10 th, with a time of 2:18:06. Click here for the full story.