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Dominic Ondoro wins 39th Cooper River Bridge Run

Dominic Ondoro crosses the finish line (Source: Live 5) Dominic Ondoro crosses the finish line (Source: Live 5)

The results are in and the winner of the 39th Cooper River Bridge Run is a familiar face to running enthusiasts here in the Lowcountry. 

Dominic Ondoro was the first person to cross the finish line this year. He was the first to cross the finish line last year as well. 

"This year there were many strong guys," said the two-time defending champion."I trained hard"

Ondoro said he enjoyed the race, and competing in Charleston was worth it. 

The first woman to cross the finish line was Monicah Wanjuhi Ngige. 

MALE LEADERBOARD
Pos.    Name    Country   Pace    Time    Diff
1    Dominic Ondoro  - Kenya   4:40/mi    29:00.08    +0:00 - $10,000 prize
2    Tsegaye Getachew - Ethiopia   4:40/mi    29:00.53    +0:00.45 - $3,000 prize
3    John Muritu Wanjiku - Kenya   4:40/mi    29:03.09    +0:03.01 - $1,500 prize
4    Geoffrey Kenisi - Kenya  4:42/mi    29:16.30    +0:16.22 - $1,000 prize
5    Hillary Too - Kenya  4:43/mi    29:19.74    +0:19.66 - $800 prize

FEMALE LEADERBOARD
Pos.   Name   Country   Pace   Time   Diff
1    Monicah Wanjuhi Ngige - Kenya  5:18/mi    32:56.53    +0:00
2    Etaferahu Temesgen - Ethiopia 5:19/mi    33:02.48    +0:05.95
3    Etalemahu Habtewold -  Ethiopia 33:06.58    +0:10.05
4    Grace Wambui Nganga -  Kenya  5:22/mi    33:23.61    +0:27.08
5    Susan Jerotich (KEN)  -  Kenya   5:25/mi    33:38.93    +0:42.40

MALE WHEELCHAIR WINNER - TERRY HAMILIN MOBILITY IMPAIRED AWARD WINNER

James Senbeta - USA - 25:30.16

FEMALE MARCUS NEWBERRY AWARD WINNER

Caitlin Batten - USA - 37:41

MALE MARCUS NEWBERRY AWARD WINNER 

Mackenzie Johnston - USA - 33:56

Check out full race results here

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