BBC Home

Explore the BBC


6th July 2015
Accessibility help
Text only

BBC Homepage

Make this my homepage


Contact Us


Like this page?
Send it to a friend!

 

or register to join or start a new discussion.

You are here > Five Live message boards > Deleted > Wins for Limo and Kastor

Discussion:

Wins for Limo and Kastor

Messages  1 - 3 of 3

 
 
 

Message 1 - posted by James D - 606 Manager - (U1625445) , Apr 23, 2006

Felix Limo and Deena Kastor came home first in the London Marathon.

What did you think of the race? How did it compare to other years? Were you impressed by the times?

Any other thoughts on the action?
       

Message 2 - posted by lsabre (U1743466) , Apr 23, 2006

I think the men 's race was a highly competitive one, went all the way to the wire, having a most astonishing kick by Limo to the line! Great times despite not ideal conditions. A little surprised Gegresilassie finished some way down the field.
On the women 's side, it was a fantastic one-sided performance with Kastor dominating all along. She hasn 't really got the prominence she deserves as she 's a class act and so consistent. Her 2:19 was undoubtedly the performance of the day! Magnificent performance by Marah Yamauchi also, who smashed her PB to 2.25.13, the second fastest ever by a Briton, claiming some notable scalps as well!
I also read there was a Guy (!), that was his name, who was contesting his seventh marathon in aas many days - unbelievable!!! Well done to him as well!

This is a reply to this message

Complain about a message       

Message 3, Apr 23, 2006

This posting has been hidden during moderation because it broke the House Rules in some way.

This is a reply to this message

       
 
Getting Involved help: How to reply to messagesThis link opens in a new popup window
Complain help: Alert us about a messageThis link opens in a new popup window
Online Safety help: Are you being safe online?This link opens in a new popup window

Messages  1 - 3 of 3

 



About the BBC | Help | Terms of Use | Privacy & Cookies Policy