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2008 Twin Cities Marathon

Posted Sunday, October 12th, 2008 08:04 pm GMT -5 in Marathons, Running

The 2008 Twin Cities Marathon was much cooler than last year, but was also accompanied by way too much rain. I managed a new PR and couldn’t believe how many people still came out to cheer in the unpleasant weather.

Finisher totals for 2008: 7,970 (4788 male, 3182 female)
Average Time: 4:22:20

Here are the top three finishers for each of the events:

Twin Cities Marathon – Male

  • 1, Fernando Cabada, Gray, TN, 2:16:31
  • 2, Matt Gabrielson, Minneapolis, MN, 2:17:38
  • 3, Edwardo Torres, Boston, MA, 2:17:54

Twin Cities Marathon – Female

  • 1, Olga Glok, Tampa, FL, 2:32:27
  • 2, Silvia Skvortsova, New York, NY, 2:32:38
  • 3, Elza Kireeva, Miami, FL, 2:39:47

TC 10 Mile – Male

  • 1, Josh Glaab, Superior, CO, 50:27
  • 2, Chris Erichsen, Bloomington, MN, 51:14
  • 3, Justin Grunewald, Merrifield, MN, 51:18

TC 10 Mile – Female

  • 1, Kara Goucher, Portland, OR, 53:16
  • 2, Katie McGregor, St. Louis Park, MN, 55:04
  • 3, Kelly Liljeblad, Niwot, CO, 57:06

TC 5K – Male

  • 1, Dan Fadgen, Rogers, MN, 14:48
  • 2, Mike Hanlon, St. Louis Park, MN, 14:54
  • 3, Travis Burckstrand, St. Paul, MN, 15:20

TC 5K – Female

  • 1, Annemarie Iddins, St. Paul, MN, 19:35
  • 2, Julia Anderson, St. Louis Park, MN, 19:49
  • 3, Nancy Schmelzle, St. Louis Park, MN, 20:21

The 2009 Twin Cities Marathon (the 28th) will be held Sunday, October 4, 2009.

Originally published by DK on October 12, 2008 at 8:04 pm
 

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Personal Records & Mileage

  • Mile - 6:10
  • 5K - 21:42
  • 10K - 44:40
  • Half - 1:38:40
  • Marathon - 3:43:32
  • 2018 Run Mileage: 95.7
  • 2018 Bike Mileage: 723.6

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