Photo Gallery: 2011 NYC 1/2 Marathon Men’s Race

  • By Mario Fraioli
  • Published Mar. 20, 2011
  • Updated Jun. 30, 2011 at 1:48 PM UTC

Great Britain’s Mo Farah made his half marathon debut a memorable one, winning the  New York City Half Marathon on Sunday in an impressive 1 hour and 23 seconds. He outkicked 2010 NYC Marathon winner Gebre Gebremariam of Ethiopia for the narrow two-second victory. Farah’s Oregon Project teammate Galen Rupp, also making his debut at the 13.1-mile distance, finished third in 1:00:30. Check out these great photos of the men’s race from

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Mario Fraioli

Mario Fraioli

Mario Fraioli is a senior editor at Competitor magazine. A cross-country All-American at Stonehill College in 2003, he now coaches the Prado Women's Racing Team in San Diego and was the men's marathon coach for Costa Rica's 2012 Olympic team. His first book, The Official Rock 'n' Roll Guide To Marathon & Half-Marathon Training (VeloPress, 2013) is available in bookstores, running shops and online.

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