Abera Kuma back to NN Marathon Rotterdam: Elite Field released

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Abera Kuma has been added to the strong participant field of the 38th NN Marathon Rotterdam. Kuma (27) triumphed three years ago at the NN Marathon Rotterdam in 2:06:47. The Ethiopian athlete has a personal record of 2:05:56 (Berlin) and is therefore a wonderful addition to the extensive and strong participant field.
Kuma knows from experience how he can attract international competitions. Three years ago, he escaped two kilometers before the end of Bernard Koech and Benjamin Kiptoo, and thus managed to attract the profit.
The ethiopian Getu Feleke is the men to beat 2:04:50 as PR and one of four men to complete the RAK Half Marathon in under an hour in February 2010, his personal best run of 59:56 minutes bringing him fourth place. Mule Wasihun 2:05:39 winner of Paris-Versailles Half Marathon and Marseille-Cassis road race in 2013 and Paris Half-Marathon 2014.
From Kenya Laban Korir who run the Amsterdam Marathon in 2011 making the third fastest marathon debut in history with his run of 2:06:05 hours, which was enough for second place.
Women race with Visiline Jepkesho from kenya winner of Milan Marathon 2014 and top3 at Paris Marathon 2015 and from japan Kayoko Fukushi former world record holder 15km road race.

Men:
Getu Feleke - 2:04:50 - ETH
Mule Wasihun - 2:05:39 - ETH
Laban Korir - 2:05:54 - KEN
Abera Kuma - 2:05:56 - KEN
Marius Kipserem - 2:06:11 - KEN
Felix Kirwa - 2:06:13 - KEN
Festus Talam - 2:06:13 - KEN
Kelkile Gezahegn - 2:06:56 - ETH
Dawit Wolde - 2:10:04 - ETH
Khalid Choukoud - 2:10:52 - NED
Hassan El Abbasi - 2:10:57 - BRN
Samuel Kalalei - 2:11:47 - KEN
Kaleab Selomon - 2:12:03 - ERI
Florent Caelen - 2:12:51 - BEL
Aaron Braun - 2:12:54 - USA
Joash Mutai - 2:12:54 - KEN
Xolisa Tyali - 2:13:20 - RSA
Tsegay Tuemay - 2:13:40 - ERI
Ambroise Uwiragiye - 2:18:26 - RWA
Michael Brandenbourg - 2:18:32 - BEL
Yuki Yagi - 2:18:41 - JPN
Edwin De Vries - 2:19:36 - NED
Regis Thonon - 2:19:55 - BEL
Marcel Berni - 2:20:14 - SUI
Fredrik Uhrbom - 2:21:44 / pacer / SWE
Marcus Aberg - 2:24:49 - SWE

Bashir Abdi - debut - BEL
Andrew James Wacker - debut - USA
Daniel Kibet - debut - KEN
Edwin Slijkhuis - debut - NED
Jeison Suarez - debut - COL
Kenneth Kipkemoi - debut-  KEN
Vincent Rono - debut - KEN
 
Abdelali Razyn - pacer - MAR
Dominic Kiptarus - pacer - KEN
Gilbert Yegon - pacer - KEN
Kenneth Keter  - pacer - KEN
Lander Vandroogenbroeck - pacer - BEL
Mike Kiprotich - pacer - KEN
Wilfred Kimitei - pacer - KEN

Women:
Visiline Jepkesho - 2:21:37 - KEN
Kayoko Fukushi - 2:22:17 - JPN
Biruktayit Eshetu - 2:23:51 - ETH
Misaki Kato - 2:28:12 - JPN
Sifan Melaku - 2:31:21 - ETH
Joan Jepchirchir - 2:31:27 - KEN
Maegan Krifchin - 2:33:14 - USA
Zewdnesh Ayele - 2:36:29 - ETH
Claudia Pinna - 2:37:12 - ITA
Bojana Bjeljac - 2:38:38 - CRO
Gladys Machacuay - 2:41:21 - PER
Matea Matosevic - 2:41:42 - CRO

Sentayehu Lewetegn - debut - ETH
Cornelius Sum - pacer - KEN
Evans Tanui - pacer - KEN
Steven Heemskerk - pacer - BEL


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