The 2010 Bristol half marathon saw local girl, Claire Hallissey retain her title in impressive manner whilst Kenya’s Edwin Kipyego continued the African domination of the men’s event to match his win last May, at the 2010 Bristol 10k.

Bristol half marathon 2010 results

Open Race Result (male) Bristol Half Marathon

  1. Edwin Kipyego 1:03:08  (Kenya)
  2. Shiferaw Tewodros 1:04:36  (Shettlestone Harriers / Etritea)
  3. Andy Vernon 1:04:43 (AFD)

Open Race Result (female) Bristol Half Marathon

  1. Claire Hallissey 1:12:02 (Bristol & West AC)
  2. Tanith Maxwell 1:14:33(South Africa)
  3. Sarah Jeriwoi Kiptoo 1:14:53

Almost 12,000 runners took part in the 20th Bristol Half Marathon.

The elite runners were first to set-off at 09:15 followed by wheelchair athletes before the main race started in two waves at 09:30 and 10:00.

The race took participants through the city including along Portway, through the Avon Gorge and under the Clifton Suspension Bridge.

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