Man from Kenya wins Richmond Marathon

Anthem Richmond Marathon Highlight Special- Part 2

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Congratulations to all the runners today! Hilary Too won the men's marathon and Hirut Guangul won the women's marathon Saturday morning.

The marathon started on Grace Street at 5th, while the half marathon and 8k courses start one block over on Broad Street (at 7th and 8th Streets, respectively).

All three end on a downhill slope at 5th & Tredegar Street at Brown's Island and the Canal Walk on Richmond's beautiful downtown Riverfront.

The courses run through scenic and historic sections of the city, while the marathon also runs along and across the beautiful James River.
Overall, the half marathon and marathon courses are great for first-timers and features some rolling hills. The 8k course also features some mild hills.

The marathon, half marathon and 8k are all USA Track & Field sanctioned and certified and the marathon is a Boston Qualifier.

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