San Francisco Marathon

San Francisco CA/USA

Web Site: www.runsfm.com

Race Winners (36 runnings)
16 Jun 2013 2:25:15 Francois Lhuissier (NY/USA) 2:42:26 Anna Bretan (CA/USA)
29 Jul 2012 2:26:44 Nathan Krah (UT/USA)

2:44:02

Devon Crosby-Helms (CA/USA)
31 Jul 2011 2:27:06 Michael Wardian (VA/USA)

2:50:24

Emily Field (CA/USA)
25 Jul 2010 2:23:29 Keith Bechtol (CA/USA)

2:51:55

Emily Hardin (AL/USA)
26 Jul 2009 2:26:32 Andrew Cook-3

2:46:34

Yoko Shibui (JPN)
03 Aug 2008 2:31:52 Chad Worthen (CA/USA)

2:52:33

Lauren Gustafson (CA/USA)

29 Jul 2007

2:25:57

Andrew Cook-2

2:43:41

Yolanda Flamino (MI/USA)

30 Jul 2006

2:26:46

Andrew Cook (TX/USA)

2:54:55

Julia Stamps (NY/USA)

31 Jul 2005

2:31:57

Tony Torres (CA/USA)

2:56:55

Sarah Hallas (CA/USA)

01 Aug 2004

2:33:41

John Weru (KEN)

2:50:21

Susan Loken (AZ/USA)

27 Jul 2003

2:35:11

Patrick Kamau (KEN)

3:02:00

Lucy Carr (CT/USA)

28 Jul 2002

2:31:46

Nate Bowen (CA/USA)

2:50:11

Magdalena Lewy (CA/USA)

08 Jul 2001

2:30:53

Vytautas Ezerskis (LTU)

3:12:10

Micha Lowe (CA/USA)

09 Jul 2000

2:32:49

Michael Buchanan (CA/USA)

3:08:15

Lisa Murphy (CA/USA)

11 Jul 1999

2:24:36

Brad Hawthorne (CA/USA)

3:09:44

Patti Smith (USA)

12 Jul 1998

2:23:54

Hamid Oubadriss (FRA)

2:45:36

Salina Chirchir (KEN)

13 Jul 1997

2:26:49

Habid Miloudi (ALG)

3:02:33

Kristen Orre (CA/USA)

14 Jul 1996

2:37:27

Brad Lael (CA/USA)

2:57:45

Margee Brown (MN/USA)

09 Jul 1995

2:23:38

Hector Lopez (MEX)

2:51:12

Lisa Kelp (PA/USA)

31 Jul 1994

2:17:34

Patrick Muturi (KEN)

2:44:34

Karolina Szabo (HUN)

18 Jul 1993

2:20:02

Driss Dacha (MAR)

2:40:32

Tatiana Titova (RUS)

30 Aug 1992

2:16:44

Sergio Jimenez (MEX)

2:36:54

Irina Bogacheva (KGZ)

23 Jun 1991

2:15:31

Daniel Martinez (CA/USA)

2:35:33

Lesley Ann Lehane (MA/USA)

01 Jul 1990

2:13:48

Antonio Niemczak (POL)

2:39:52

Janis Klecker-2

09 Jul 1989

2:15:01

Ernest Tjela (LES)

3:09:08

Stephanie Robertson (CA/USA)

1988

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not held

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not held

19 Jul 1987

2:14:07

Mehmet Terzi (TUR)

2:39:02

Eileen Claugus (CA/USA)

20 Jul 1986

2:13:29

Peter Pfitzinger-2

2:37:58

Maria Trujillo (CA/USA)

21 Jul 1985

2:15:07

Ric Sayre (USA)

2:38:04

Kersti Jakobsen (DEN)

19 Aug 1984

2:10:18

Simon Kigen (KEN)

2:35:56

Katy Laetsch (CA/USA)

24 Jul 1983

2:14:45

Peter Pfitzinger (MA/USA)

2:35:44

Janis Klecker (MN/USA)

11 Jul 1982

2:14:32

Miguel Tibaduiza (COL)

2:44:05

Nancy Ditz (CA/USA)

12 Jul 1981

2:15:17

Harold Schulz (CA/USA)

2:38:04

Laurie Binder (CA/USA)

13 Jul 1980

2:18:15

Antonio Ramirez (CA/USA)

2:43:20

Joann Dahlkoetter (CA/USA)

08 Jul 1979

2:18:54

John Moreno (CA/USA)

2:49:46

Carol Young (CA/USA)

09 Jul 1978

2:21:15

Steven Palladino (CA/USA)

2:50:15

Sue Petersen (CA/USA)

10 Jul 1977

2:24:59

Athol Barton (NZL)

2:53:20

Tena Harms (CA/USA)
Notes: Several different organizing groups have held marathons in and around San Francisco (see below). In addition, the course used for the San Francisco Marathon has undergone almost annual changes and relocations. In the 2002 race. roughly 100 runners were led off course, including the designated women's winner, Magdalena Lewy whose time was adjusted to 2:53:55 (still more than 12 minutes faster than the 2nd place woman).

Most Wins (1977-date)

Men

 3

Andrew Cook (TX/USA) 2006-07,2009

Women

2

Janis Klecker (USA) 1983,1990


Prize Money (ADR qualified runners)

Year        Men      Women      Total
2004     $1,000     $2,000     $3,000
2003      1,000      1,000      2,000
2002      2,000      2,000      4,000
2001       none       none       none
2000       none       none       none
1999     17,000     17,000     34,000
....
1994     14,000     14,000     28,000
1993     22,450     20,750     43,200
....
1991     14,250     15,250     29,500
1990     14,250     14,750     29,000
....
1987     11,500     11,750     23,250
....
1985     11,500     11,750     23,250
1984     24,600     22,250     46,850
Sums   $133,300   $132,000   $265,300

Race Time Bias (sec/km)

Year     Men   Women
1991     n/c    +4.3
1990     n/c    +5.3
....
1987    +0.9    -1.8
1986    +1.7     n/c
1985    +4.2    +2.0
1984    -0.0    +0.3
1983    -1.5    -1.6
1982    -0.0     n/c
Avgs    +0.9    +1.4

Competitive Level (1990-date)
Year     Men   Women
1993     173     n/c
1992     n/c     457

Quality Performances

Men
<2:11       1
<2:12       1
<2:13       2
<2:14       5
<2:15      13
<2:16      23
<2:17      31
<2:18      45
<2:19      60
<2:20      71

Women
<2:36       3
<2:38       8
<2:40      22
<2:42      27
<2:44      42
<2:46      52
<2:48      67
<2:50      82

Golden Gate Marathon

Race Winners (10 runnings)

28 Oct 1984

2:31:51

Paul Jacobs-2

3:00:36

Stephanie Gokbora (USA)

30 Oct 1983

2:32:41

Paul Jacobs (USA)

3:17:25

Marilyn Petch (USA)

31 Oct 1982

2:25:36

Francesjon Gailson (NV/USA)

2:47:28

Patricia English (CA/USA)

25 Oct 1981

2:28:30

Virginio Deraujo (CA/USA)

3:06:11

Deborah Waldear (USA)

26 Oct 1980

2:26:24

Skip Brown (CA/USA)

3:10:39

Hilary Naylor (CA/USA)

28 Oct 1979

2:29:16

Bernd Heinrich (CA/USA)

3:05:59

Joan Ullyot (CA/USA)

12 Nov 1978

2:25:37

Mike Porter (CA/USA)

2:54:04

Sue Krenn (CA/USA)

1973-1977

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not held

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not held

27 May 1972

2:33:35

Martin Pabon (COL)

3:27:03

Fran Conley (USA)

29 May 1971

2:31:37

Rich Delgado (CA/USA)

3:42:36

Nancy Laird (TX/USA)

30 May 1970

2:34:00.4

Skip Houk (CA/USA)

4:06:34

Mary Cortez (CA/USA)
Note: A race was scheduled for 25 May 1974 but was cancelled.


Mayor's Cup Marathon

Race Winners (2 runnings)

26 Aug 1979

2:27:21

Ron Nabers-2

2:54:30

Sue Petersen (CA/USA)

29 Oct 1978

2:30:47

Ron Nabers (CA/USA)

3:15:33

Ruth Anderson (CA/USA)
Note: A race was tentatively scheduled for 24 Aug 1980 but probably was not held.

Last Updated on 17 Jun 2013

Contributors: Malcolm Heyworth, Mark Winitz (7), Jack Leydig (11)