Tiberias Marathon

Tiberias ISR

Race Winners (37 runnings)
10 Jan 2014 2:10:33 Tariki Jifar (ETH) (nc) 2:34:42 Davina Chepkosgei Wachira (KEN) (nc)
10 Jan 2013 2:08:00 Pius Dominic Ondoro (KEN) (nc) 2:40:22 Ashete Bekere Dido (ETH) (nc)
12 Jan 2012 2:07:30 Patrick Tambwe (FRA) (nc)

2:40:08

Tinet Woldegabriel Gidey (ETH) (nc)
06 Jan 2011 2:10:02 Stephen Chemlany Kwelio (KEN) (nc)

2:44:31

Abaynesh Sisay (ETH) (nc)
07 Jan 2010 2:11:09.5 Simon Njoroge Kariuki (KEN) (nc)

2:36:40.3

Emily Samoei Chepkemoi (KEN) (nc)
08 Jan 2009 2:08:07 Jackson Kipkoech Kotut (KEN) (nc)

2:39:07

Irene Cherotich Kosgei (KEN) (nc)

10 Jan 2008

2:10:32

Leonard Mucheru Maina-2 (KEN) (nc)

2:39:15

Nili Avramski-9 (nc)

04 Jan 2007

2:13:13

Leonard Mucheru Maina (BRN) (nc)

2:39:25

Nili Avramski-8 (nc)

05 Jan 2006

2:15:43

John Kipngeno Rotich (KEN) (nc)

2:54:49

Nili Avramski-7 (nc)

06 Jan 2005

2:18:08

Habtamu Bekele-2 (nc)

2:44:50

Nili Avramski-6 (nc)

08 Jan 2004

2:15:39

Habtamu Bekele (ETH) (nc)

2:38:42

Nili Avramski-5 (nc)

09 Jan 2003

2:12:45

Moges Taye-2 (nc)

2:51:06

Ester Einer (ISR) (nc)

03 Jan 2002

2:16:13

Simon Bor Kipruto (KEN) (nc)

2:36:40

Nili Avramski-4 (nc)

04 Jan 2001

2:17:06

Paul Tangus Kipkemoi (KEN)

2:44:57

Nili Avramski-3 (nc)

05 Jan 2000

2:19:45

Asaf Bimro (ISR) (nc)

2:42:06

Nili Avramski-2 (nc)

06 Jan 1999

2:17:38

Dube Jillo (ETH) (nc)

2:48:39

Orna Blau (ISR) (nc)

07 Jan 1998

2:12:51

Moges Taye (ETH) (nc)

2:41:21

Abeba Tola (ETH) (nc)

08 Jan 1997

2:16:41

Lemi Chengere-3 (nc)

2:52:48

Alemitu Bekele (ETH) (nc)

10 Jan 1996

2:19:30

Vodage Zvadya (ISR) (nc)

2:57:19

Nili Avramski (ISR) (nc)

11 Jan 1995

2:15:10

Ahmed Hussein-3 (nc)

2:56:38

Tatyana Leonova (MDA) (nc)

12 Jan 1994

2:14:52

Ahmed Hussein-2 (nc)

2:51:36

Liora Leibowitz (ISR) (nc)

06 Jan 1993

2:17:30

Lemi Chengere-2 (nc)

2:39:11

Frith van der Merwe (RSA) (nc)

08 Jan 1992

2:17:07

Lemi Chengere (ETH) (nc)

2:34:17

Marika Starowska-2 (nc)

05 Dec 1990

2:18:55

Ahmed Hussein (ETH) (nc)

3:00:32

Valentina Enaki (MOL) (nc)

06 Dec 1989

2:15:23

Reta Negasa (ETH) (nc)

2:40:39

Marika Starowska (CZE) (nc)

30 Nov 1988

2:18:08

Patrick Joannes (FRA) (nc)

2:40:01

Maija Vuorinen-2 (nc)

09 Dec 1987

2:16:06

Lindsay Robertson-3 (nc)

2:42:15

Maija Vuorinen (FIN) (nc)

17 Dec 1986

2:23:12

Yair Karni (ISR) (nc)

2:36:33

Kerstin Pressler (GER) (nc)

17 Dec 1985

2:15:39

Lindsay Robertson-2 (nc)

2:42:54

Sharlet Gilbert (USA) (nc)

17 Dec 1984

2:16:28

Lindsay Robertson (SCO) (nc)

3:05:19

Siv Larsson (SWE) (nc)

21 Dec 1983

2:20:00

Hans Pfisterer (GER) (nc)

2:41:58

Chantal Langlace (FRA) (nc)

14 Dec 1982

2:16:39

Ralf Salzmann (GER) (nc)

2:46:09

Sally Strauss (USA) (nc)

22 Dec 1981

2:17:11

Colin Kirkham (ENG) (nc)

2:46:37

Gillian Drake (NZL) (nc)

04 Jan 1981

2:16:19

James Dingwall (SCO) (nc)

2:52:45

Zehava Shmueli-2 (nc)

20 Dec 1979

2:18:31+

Werner Dörrenbacher-2 (nc)

3:16:06+

Mazal Shalom (ISR) (nc)

30 Dec 1978

2:14:02

Kevin Shaw (RSA) (nc)

3:08:18

Claire Taylor (RSA) (nc)

31 Dec 1977

2:19:33

Werner Dörrenbacher (GER) (nc)

3:02:58

Zehava Shmueli (ISR) (nc)
Notes: 1977 was the inaugural year. The elevation of this race is 200 meters below sea level, making it the lowest elevation marathon in the world. This race has also been known as the Sea of Galilee Marathon. The 1979 course was more than 43 km.

(nc) => national championship

2014 Zohar Zimro was the ISR champion (7th place, 2:16:25)
2014 Svetlana Bakhmend was the ISR champion (3rd place, 2:52:57)
2013 Asrat Mamo was the ISR champion (24th place, 2:22:28)
2013 Ricki Salem was the ISR champion (12th place, 2:54:31)
2012 Zohar Zimro was the ISR champion (15th place, 2:15:06)
2012 Svetlana Bakhmand was the ISR champion (7th place, 2:51:20)
2011 Ayele Setegne was the ISR champion (18th place, 2:18:57)
2011 Ya'ara Zanggi was the ISR champion (5th place, 2:51:54)
2010 Zohar Zimro was the ISR champion (18th place, 2:28:54.7)
2010 Laurice Mendelovitz was the ISR champion (2nd place, 2:58:49.3)
2009 Wodage Zvadya was the ISR champion (17th place, 2:19:11)
2009 Orna Blau was the ISR champion (7th place, 3:00:30)
2008 Wodage Zvadya was the ISR champion (7th place, 2:18:45)
2007 Asaf Bimro was the ISR champion (9th place, 2:17:35)
2006 Ayele Setegne was the ISR champion (4th place, 2:16:59)
2005 Asaf Bimro was the ISR champion (6th place, 2:20:02)
2004 Asaf Bimro was the ISR champion (2nd place, 2:16:03)
2003 Asaf Bimro was the ISR champion (2nd place, 2:15:46)
2002 Wodage Zvadya was the ISR champion (4th place, 2:18:13)
2001 Asaf Bimro was the ISR champion (3rd place, 2:18:46)
1999 Asaf Bimro was the ISR champion (3rd place, 2:18:02)
1998 Vodage Zvadya was the ISR champion (4th place, 2:16:18)
1998 Nili Avramski was the ISR champion (3rd place, 2:48:23)
1997 Asaf Bimro was the ISR champion (2nd place, 2:16:45)
1997 Nili Avramski was the ISR champion (2nd place, 2:53:27)
1995 Asaf Bimro was the ISR champion (5th place, 2:17:12)
1995 Ayelet Shviro was the ISR champion (2nd place, 2:59:32)
1994 Dov Kremer was the ISR champion (2nd place, 2:18:08)
1993 Dov Kremer was the ISR champion (5th place, 2:19:57)
1993 Idit Ganot was the ISR champion (5th place, 3:03:26)
1992 Dov Kremer was the ISR champion (2nd place, 2:20:37)
1992 Idit Ganot was the ISR champion (2nd place, 2:51:08)
1990 Yuval Rakhmilevitz was the ISR champion (place unknown, 2:30:03)
1990 Eti Yagil was the ISR champion (place unknown, 3:06:03)
1989 Yair Karni was the ISR champion (place unknown, 2:26:49)
1989 Idit Ganot was the ISR champion (place unknown, 3:03:42)
1988 Amit Ne'eman was the ISR champion (3rd place, 2:23:54)
1988 Amal Abdallah was the ISR champion (6th place, 3:08:48)
1987 Shem-Tov Sabag was the ISR champion (place unknown, 2:27:57)
1987 Zehava Shmueli was the ISR champion (2nd place, 2:43:54)
1986 Zehava Shmueli was the ISR champion (2nd place, 2:49:22)
1985 Shlomo Azulau was the ISR champion (7th place, 2:22:34)
1985 Rosa Seiden was the ISR champion (place unknown, 3:25:11)
1984 Shem-Tov Sabag was the ISR champion (2nd place, 2:22:15)
1984 Rosa Seiden as the ISR champion (place unknown, 3:17:44)
1983 Yair Karni was the ISR champion (6th place, 2:25:59)
1983 Zehava Shmueli was the ISR champion (2nd, 2:49:14)
1982 Yair Karni was the ISR champion (2nd place, 2:18:32)
1982 Edna Fried was the ISR champion (place unknown. 2:59:59)
1981b Yair Karni was the ISR champion (2nd place, 2:17:34)
1981b Edna Fried was the ISR champion (place unknown. 3:13:37)
1981a Avi Levi was the ISR champion (7th place, 2:24:06)
1979 Yair Karni was the ISR champion (11th place, 2:29:38)
1978 Eli Avisroor was the ISR champion (place unknown, 2:24:47)
1978 Mazal Shalom was the ISR champion (3rd place, 3:24:48)
1977 Yair Karni was the ISR champion (place unknown, 2:39:01)


Most Wins (1977-date)

Men

3

Lindsay Robertson (SCO) 1984-85,1987
  Lemi Chengere (ETH) 1992-93,1997

Women

 9

Nili Abramski (ISR) 1996,2000-02,2004-08


Prize Money (ADR qualified runners)

Year        Men      Women      Total
2014    $50,000    $17,300    $67,300
2013     84,180     23,150    107,330
2012    137,660     16,560    154,220
2011     69,230     15,750     84,980
2010     41,100     10,700     51,800
2009    118,580     16,710    135,290
2008    104,740      7,060    111,800
2007     30,190      3,540     33,730
2006     15,050      3,900     18,950
2005     12,050      3,450     15,500
2004     11,000      6,500     17,500
2003     26,300      7,500     33,800
2002     11,650     11,000     22,650
2001      7,500      7,500     15,000
2000      8,750      7,500     16,250
1999     11,875      2,000     13,875
1998     29,720      7,500     37,220
1997      9,200      2,750     11,950
Sums   $778,775   $170,370   $949,145

Race Time Bias (sec/km)

Year     Men   Women
2011     -3.7     n/c
2010     -2.3     n/c
2009     -2.4     n/c
....     
2007     -1.4     n/c
....     
1979     +4.7     n/c
Avgs     -1.0     n/c

Competitive Level (1990-date)

Year     Men   Women
2014     415     n/c
2013     456     403
2012     451     n/c
2011     491     n/c
2010     361     n/c
2009     459     n/c
2008     376     n/c
2007     379     n/c
2006     266     n/c
2005     191     n/c
....
2002     238     n/c
....
1998     423     n/c

Quality Performances

Men
<2:08       4
<2:09      10
<2:10      16
<2:11      28
<2:12      44
<2:13      56
<2:14      65
<2:15      77
<2:16      96
<2:17     123
<2:18     146
<2:19     177
<2:20     206

Women
<2:36       2
<2:38       5
<2:40      10
<2:42      23
<2:44      33
<2:46      39
<2:48      49
<2:50      58

Last Updated on 12 Jan 2014

Contributors: David Eiger (18), Franco Civai (11), Kip Evans (1), Enzo Rivas (1)