Eritrean Tsegay Tuemay Wins Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon San Diego 2017

 

Eritrean Tsegay Tuemay Wins Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon San Diego 2017

 

 

Eritrean Tsegay Tuemay Wins Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon San Diego 2017

 

 

Tsegay Tuemay of Eritrea won the half marathon in 1 hour, 1 minute, 39 seconds. The 21-year-old’s course assessment: “It’s a nice course, but hilly.”

 

 

 

 

Tuemay used the steep downhill during the 10th mile on Upas Street to separate himself from Mexico’s Juan Luis Barrios, who placed second in 1:01:48. Barrios is a two-time Olympian in the 5,000 meters.

 

 

Source: http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/sports/sd-sp-maranotes-tidbits-winners-0605-story.html

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