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P6 Plans Are Made at 17.5 Mi.

1- A strides behind the pacers - Khalid Khannouchi (left), Ondoro Osoro, Gert Thys and Joseph Kahugu gauge eachother and prepare for the stretch run. Philip Chirchir (rear left) Moses Tanui, (rear right) and James Kariuki (hidden in hat) remain in the hunt.

 

Pic 2 - 30K in 1:30:26

 

Pic 3 - 19 Miles In Chinatown

 

 2- The longest-lasting rabbit Godfrey Kiprotich delivers the lead pack to 30K in 1:30:26.

Kiprotich - should earn a bonus for leading a seven man pack to 30k at under a 3:01/k clip. The pack is 39 seconds up on Khannouchi pace last year.

 3- Osoro briefly assumes the lead at 19 mi. as the course tours Chinatown. "I had no problems throughout the race," Osoro recalled, "at 20 miles I wanted to go, but I said no, thinking maybe it will be tough at the end.  

1998 CHICAGO MARATHON INTERACTIVE RACE MAP & REPORT 

CHICAGO HOME RACE MAP
RACE STORY
OSORO STORY
RESULTS
SPLITS
PHOTO INDEX
WOMEN's RACE REPORT