She becomes the first Kenyan woman to win the race, and breaks a four-year Ethiopian streak.
The Kenyan set a new course record in Seoul. On Sunday, James Kipsang Kwambai repeated his victory at the JoongAng Seoul Marathon. The
The American marathoner ran 2:28:27 to shatter her personal best by over 6 minutes last weekend in Seoul.
Serena Burla of the U.S. took third in the women's race.
James Kwambai held off a strong field to win the race.
David Kiyeng of Kenya won the JoongAng Seoul Marathon on Sunday in 2:08:15.