William Kotile Kibor (Willy Kibor) has won the 42,2km main event at the 2014 Sanlam Cape Town Marathon. He finished in a time of 2h10m45s.
A resident from Iten in Kenya, Kibor won the 2013 Sydney Marathon (Australia) and the 2010 Shanghai Marathon (China), achieving a personal best time of 2h08m32c at the 2012 Vienna City Marathon(Austria).
Finishing in second, third, fourth and fifth places respectively are fellow compatriots Henry Chirchir, finishing in a time of 2h12m36s; Josphat Kamzee Jepkopol finishing in 2h13m01s; Shadrack Kemboi finishing in 2h14m15s and Hillary Kipkogei Yego finishing in 2h15m30s
First lady to cross the finish line on the perfect spring day is Ethiopian long-distance runner Meseret Biru. She finished in a time of 2h30m56s.
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