Buffalo Marathon

Buffalo NY/USA

Website: www.buffalomarathon.com

Race Winners (27 runnings)
29 May 2016 2:22:50 Guteta Senbeto Genbeti (ETH) 2:38:26 Hirut Beyene Guangul-2
24 May 2015 2:15:59 Tisia Kiplangat-2 2:39:01 Hirut Beyene Guangul (ETH)
25 May 2014 2:17:16 Tisia Kiplangat (KEN) 2:55:08 Woyinshet Abebe Hailu (ETH)
26 May 2013 2:23:05 Zerihun Ambaye Etalema (ETH) 2:51:15 Muliye Lemma Girma (ETH)
27 May 2012 2:20:26 Josephat Ongeri (KEN)

2:43:48

Elena Orlova-2
29 May 2011 2:25:30 Jynocel Basweti-2

2:44:39

Veronica Lopatina (RUS)
30 May 2010 2:19:04 Ibrahim Mohammed Awol (ETH)

3:10:26

Amy Frazier (NY/USA)
24 May 2009 2:24:44 Jason Lokwatom (KEN)

2:42:44

Elena Orlova (RUS)
25 May 2008 2:26:05 Habtamu Bekele (ETH)

2:43:10

Meseret Kotu (ETH)

27 May 2007

2:17:55

Jacob Chamar (KEN)

2:56:33

Jessica Allen (NY/USA)

28 May 2006

2:19:15

Jynocel Basweti (KEN)

3:02:31

Lynn Dempsey (CAN)

29 May 2005

2:23:12

Moses Cheserek (KEN)

2:47:48

Leteyesus Berhe (ETH)

30 May 2004

2:25:50

Kassahun Kabiso (ETH)

2:57:32

Leslie Carson (CAN)

25 May 2003

2:22:49

Shingirai Badza (ZIM)

3:02:58

Erin Kelly (IN/USA)

26 May 2002

2:30:09

Steve Wilson (IN/USA)

3:10:50

Deana Sikora (NY/USA)

27 May 2001

2:29:24

David O'Keeffe-2

3:12:10

Christine Agnew (TX/USA)

2000

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not held

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not held

02 May 1999

2:39:29

Mark Looney-2

3:03:49

Karen Kemmis (NY/USA)

03 May 1998

2:35:39

Mark Looney (CT/USA)

3:09:31

Bridget Niland-2

04 May 1997

2:40:59

Paul Root-3

3:04:57

Bridget Niland (NY/USA)

05 May 1996

2:35:43

Paul Root-2

2:57:31

Holly McIlvaine (PA/USA)

07 May 1995

2:34:05

Mitch Sokolowski-2

2:56:39

Karen Stopyra (NY/USA)

01 May 1994

2:34:32

Paul Root (ON/CAN)

3:00:19

Diane Tedford (MA/USA)

02 May 1993

2:29:36

David O'Keeffe (NY/USA)

3:11:55

Amy Harloff (NY/USA)

03 May 1992

2:30:29

Mitch Sokolowski (ON/CAN)

2:59:58

Naomi Laing (ON/CAN)

05 May 1991

2:22:35

Rich Mannen (ON/CAN)

2:44:57

Beth Anne deCiantis-2

06 May 1990

2:28:15

Terry Stanley (PA/USA)

3:00:15

Beth Anne deCiantis (NY/USA)

07 May 1989

2:34:27

Bob Fancher (NY/USA)

3:03:11

Kathleen Graim (NY/USA)

Notes: 1989 was the inaugural year. This race was known as the Nissan Buffalo Marathon for 1989-1991 and 2002, the Ford Buffalo Marathon for 1992-1996, the Buffalo Erie Buick Marathon for 2001.


Most Wins (1989-date)

Men

3

Paul Root (NY/USA) 1994,1996-97

Women

2

Beth Anne deCiantis (NY/USA) 1990-91
  Bridget Niland (NY/USA) 1997-98
  Elena Orlova (RUS) 2009,2012


Prize Money (ADR qualified runners)

Year       Men     Women     Total
2016    $5,100    $5,000   $10,100
2015     5,650     5,500    11,150
2014     5,150     3,500     8,650
2013     3,500     3,000     6,500
2012     4,150     4,500     8,650
2011     4,000     3,500     7,500
2010     3,800     3,000     6,800
2009     3,500     4,500     8,000
2008     3,950     3,450     7,400
2007     4,000     3,500     7,500
Sums   $42,800   $39,450   $82,250
Note: 2002 was the first year for prize money at this event according to available information.

Race Time Bias (sec/km)

Year      Men   Women
2012     +1.3     n/c

Competitive Level (1990-date)
Year     Men   Women
2014     109     n/c
....      
2012     115     n/c
....      
2007      45     n/c


Quality Performances

Men
<2:16       1
<2:17       1
<2:18       3
<2:19       3
<2:20       5

Women
<2:40       2
<2:42       2
<2:44       5
<2:46       9
<2:48      10
<2:50      11

Last Updated on 30 May 2016

Contributors: Don Mitchell, John Beishline