NYC Half Marathon 2009 Results, Video, and Pictures
The New York City Half Marathon 2009 took place on August 16. Ethiopian Tadese Tola had the fastest time, finishing the NYC half-marathon route in 1 hour, 1 minute, and 5 seconds. The result fell just short of his best NYC half-marathon time of 1 hour and 58 seconds.
The fastest woman was Briton Paula Radcliffe, who finished in 1 hour, 9 minutes, and 45 seconds. It was her first race after missing nine months with a foot injury. She saw the race as a potential tune-up to running the world championships marathon.
Radcliffe finished ahead of Mamitu Daska of Ethiopia with Catherine Ndereba of Kenya third.