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2008 ARCHIVES

NOVEMBER 1, 2008 - EVENT HIGHLIGHTS

  1. Bob Kennedy served as honorary chair of the marathon. Bob is a two-time Olympic distance runner.
  2. 3,500 runners from 43 states and seven countries, plus the many volunteers and sponsors made the inaugural Indianapolis Monumental Marathon and Half Marathon successful.
  3. Proceeds from the 2008 Race, totaling $25,750, were donated to charities associated with Indianapolis Public Schools: IPS Education Foundation, Mind Trust and College Summit.
  4. Joe Booth set a course record for a Wheelchair participant with a time of 3:15:44.
  5. Richard Kandie set a course record for the Men's Full with a time of 2:22:24.
  6. Zeddy Chepkoech set a course record for the Women's Full with a time of 2:40:28.
  7. St. Francis Hospitals were the major sponsor.

Scott Spitz - 2008 Half-Marathon Winner

MARATHON RESULTS

TOP 10 MALE FINISHERS

1RICHARD KANDIE 2:22:24
* * * MEN'S RECORD * * *
2JOHN NGIGI 292:27:54
3PAUL HOWARTH 312:28:47
4SIMON KORIR 992:28:45
5DEAN CHARETTE 332:32:17
6SCOTT COLFORD 372:34:09
7CHANCE KELCH 222:34:42
8DAVID FORSEE 392:39:48
9JOSHUA BANISTER 342:39:49
11DANIEL JUZWIAK 182:45:28

TOP 10 FEMALE FINISHERS

10ZEDDY CHEPKOECH 2:40:28
* * * WOMEN'S RECORD * * *
23LISA VENEZIANO 442:58:58
27RAEL MUREY 3:00:17
64KENDRA CHAMPION 293:10:19
67LAURA KENNEDY 513:11:17
85KATHY CASEY 433:15:22
90CHIKAGE CASTLE 383:15:57
101ERIN COULTER 253:18:43
106LYNETTE DISCH 233:19:36
108HEATHER FINK 363:19:50

WHEELCHAIR FINISHERS

JOE BOOTH 3:15:44
* * * WHEELCHAIR RECORD * * *

See a full list of finisher's here.

1/2 MARATHON RESULTS

TOP 10 MALE FINISHERS

1SCOTT SPITZIN321:11:32
* * * MEN'S RECORD * * *
2G. GROOTHUIS IN 261:12:24
3JUSTIN KOWALSKI IN 231:12:40
4PETER HOGG IN 261:16:38
5JEFF COCHRAN IN 271:17:04
6JEFF MESCAL IN 431:17:15
7GREG HOWARD IN 261:17:35
8TIM MONAGHAN IN 291:17:40
9CHRIS TOFFOLO IN 271:18:46
10DENNY UTTER IN 391:19:00

TOP 10 FEMALE FINISHERS

42JERI MEYERHOLTZIN291:28:28
* * * WOMEN'S RECORD * * *
56MEGHAN LOUT IN 291:31:54
58LISA MUELLER IN 271:32:10
59SANDY BRIGGS IN 461:32:21
82SUZANNE RIGG IN 441:34:50
83KARI CHANDLER MI 561:34:51
88KATHERINE WELCH IN 371:35:28
89LAUREN WOESSNER OH 341:35:34
90JENNIFER MEDLEY IN 321:35:35
102JACKIE HARTWICH IN 431:36:51
See a full list of finisher's here.