World Marathon Rankings for 1907

 Men
 3:08:21.2a  (1)   Felix Furlonger (NIR)                    1881  22 Jun 1907  Lurgan NIR  [Belfast-Lurgan NIR
 3:10:32.8   (1)   James Lambrechts (RSA)                         30 Sep 1907  Cape Town RSA  
 3:12:55     (1)   Charles Childs (RSA)                           15 Aug 1907  Cape Town RSA
 3:13:  a    (2)   Thomas McCullough (NIR)                        22 Jun 1907  Lurgan  NIR  
 3:17:  a    (3)   nfn Sparke (NIR)                               22 Jun 1907  Lurgan  NIR

Note: The Lurgan NIR course (Belfast => Lurgan) was 42.82 km.  The Cape Town RSA was 26 miles (41.8 km).

 40 km/40.2km/25mi
 2:40:30<    (1)   Johannes Boge (GER)               11 Feb 1875  20 May 1907  Berlin GER
 2:41:20<    (2)   Max Kuchta (GER)                               20 May 1907  Berlin GER
 2:42:25.6   (1)   Gustaf Tornros (SWE)              18 Mar 1887  01 Sep 1907  Helsinki FIN 
 2:42:35<    (3)   Max Wils (GER)                    28 Aug 1885  20 May 1907  Berlin GER
 2:43:00.6   (1)   John Hayes (NY/USA)               10 Apr 1885  28 Nov 1907  Yonkers NY USA
 2:44:20.2   (1)   Kaarlo Nieminen (FIN)             26 Apr 1878  18 Aug 1907  Kouvola FIN
 2:46:37     (2)   Taavetti Kolehmainen(FIN)         21 Apr 1885  18 Aug 1907  Kouvola FIN
 2:48:22.8   (1)   Gustaf Tornros-2                  18 Mar 1887  16 Jun 1907  Stockholm SWE
 2:49:15     (1)   Kaarlo Nieminen-2                 26 Apr 1878  16 Jun 1907  Viipuri FIN
 2:51:08<    (4)   Ivar Lundberg (SWE)               11 Nov 1878  20 May 1907  Berlin GER 
                    10
 2:52:05.6   (2)   Willi Kolehmainen  (FIN)          30 Dec 1886  01 Sep 1907  Helsinki FIN
 2:52:07     (1)   Kaarlo Nieminen-3                 26 Apr 1878  06 Oct 1907  Helsinki FIN
 2:55:30<    (5)   Josef Homma (GER)                              20 May 1907  Berlin GER
 2:55:35<    (6)   Emmerich Rath (AUT)               05 Nov 1883  20 May 1907  Berlin GER
 2:55:43.2   (1)   Kaarlo Nieminen-4                 26 Apr 1878  07 Jul 1907  Helsinki FIN
 2:57:00     (1)   Kaarlo Nieminen-5                 26 Apr 1878  11 Aug 1907  Kyminlinna FIN
 2:57:00     (2)   Fred Lorz (NY/USA)                   Jun 1884  28 Nov 1907  Yonkers NY USA 
 2:57:25.4   (3)   Hannes Kolehmainen (FIN)          09 Dec 1889  01 Sep 1907  Helsinki FIN
 2:58:03     (2)   Johan Svanberg(SWE)               01 May 1881  16 Jun 1907  Stockholm SWE
 2:58:25     (3)   Albert Corey (IL/FRA)                    1878  28 Nov 1907  Yonkers NY USA
                    20
 2:59:31.8   (4)   Taavetti Kolehmainen-2            21 Apr 1885  01 Sep 1907  Helsinki FIN
 3:00:10     (1)   Alex Thibeau (IL/USA)             02 Sep 1883  21 Sep 1907  Chicago IL USA
 3:00:40.4   (5)   E Hermansson(FIN)                              01 Sep 1907  Helsinki FIN 
 3:01:46<    (7)   Louis Bouser (GER)                24 Nov 1884  20 May 1907  Berlin GER
 3:04:15     (2)   Taavetti Kolehmainen-3            21 Apr 1885  16 Jun 1907  Viipuri FIN
 3:05:30     (4)   Mike Ryan (NY/USA)                01 Jan 1889  28 Nov 1907  Yonkers NY USA
 3:05:40.2   (6)   B Strom (FIN)			          01 Sep 1907  Helsinki FIN
 3:06:17     (3)   Alfred Laakso (FIN)                            18 Aug 1907  Kouvola FIN
 3:06:17.8   (7)   Alfred Laakso-2				  01 Sep 1907  Helsinki FIN
 3:06:19     (3)   Hannes Kolehmainen-2              09 Dec 1889  16 Jun 1907  Viipuri FIN
                    30
 3:06:25     (2)   Albert Corey-2                           1878  21 Sep 1907  Chicago IL USA
 3:06:58.8   (8)   Olavi Karjalainen (FIN)		    1886  01 Sep 1907  Helsinki FIN
 3:07:18.6   (2)   Alfred Aho (FIN)			          06 Oct 1907  Helsinki FIN
 3:07:27.2   (3)   Seth Landqvist (SWE)              08 Aug 1882  16 Jun 1907  Stockholm SWE
 3:09:10     (5)   Albert Hayden (NY/USA)                         28 Nov 1907  Yonkers NY USA
 3:09:18.4   (9)   Verner Finnberg (FIN)			  01 Sep 1907  Helsinki FIN
 3:09:36.4   (10)  Alfred Aho-2				          01 Sep 1907  Helsinki FIN
 3:10:08     (1)   Arnold Kjeldgard (DEN)                         12 May 1907  Copenhagen DEN
 3:10:33     (2)   Adolf Ohrn (SWE)                  30 Dec 1878  07 Jul 1907  Helsinki FIN
 3:10:42.6   (2)   Vilho Sundberg (FIN)                           11 Aug 1907  Kotka FIN
                    40
 3:11:31     (6)   Sidney Hatch (IL/USA)             06 Dec 1885  28 Nov 1907  Yonkers NY USA
 3:11:49     (4)   Brynolf Larsson (SWE)             20 Jun 1885  16 Jun 1907  Stockholm SWE
 3:12:09     (4)   Alfred Aho-3                                   18 Aug 1907  Kouvola FIN
 3:12:21     (4)   Alfred Laakso-2                                16 Jun 1907  Viipuri FIN
 3:12:       (3)   John Feltes (IL/USA)                           21 Sep 1907  Chicago IL USA
 3:13:38     (2)   Julius Jorgensen(DEN)             20 Jun 1880  12 May 1907  Copenhagen DEN
 3:13:       (4)   Charles Lobert (IL/USA/PHI)                    21 Sep 1907  Chicago IL USA
 3:14:35     (5)   Adolf Ohrn-2		             30 Dec 1878  16 Jun 1907  Viipuri FIN
 3:14:37.4   (11)  A Larsson (FIN)                                01 Sep 1907  Helsinki FIN
 3:14:49.6   (3)   Alfred Aho-4                                   11 Aug 1907  Kyminlinna FIN
                    50
 3:15:07.8   (12)  Pekka Lehikoinen (FIN)                         01 Sep 1907  Helsinki FIN
 3:15:25     (3)   B Strom-2	                                  06 Oct 1907  Helsinki FIN
 3:16:00     (7)   Samuel Mellor (NY/USA)            15 Feb 1878  28 Nov 1907  Yonkers NY USA
 3:17:45     (5)   Vilho Sundberg-2                               18 Aug 1907  Kouvola FIN
 3:18:07     (3)   Alfred Aho-5                                   07 Jul 1907  Helsinki FIN
 3:19:11     (8)   F Hills (NY/USA)                               28 Nov 1907  Yonkers NY USA
 3:19:40     (4)   E  Hermansson-2                                06 Oct 1907  Helsinki FIN
 3:21:29.6   (13)  A Ahlholm (FIN)                                01 Sep 1907  Helsinki FIN
 3:21:30     (9)   James Clark (NY/USA)                           28 Nov 1907  Yonkers NY USA 
 3:22:21     (6)   Olavi Karjalainen-2                            18 Aug 1907  Kouvola FIN
                    60
 3:22:34     (7)   Pekka Lehikoinen-2                             18 Aug 1907  Kouvola FIN
 3:25:16     (5)   Sidney Hatch-2                    06 Dec 1885  21 Sep 1907  Chicago IL USA
 3:27:01     (4)   B  Strom-3                                     07 Jul 1907  Helsinki FIN
 3:27:25     (6)   Alfred Aho-6                                   16 Jun 1907  Viipuri FIN
 3:28:05     (1)   O Kaipainen(FIN)                                  Sep 1907  Mikkeli FIN
 3:28:25     (6)   Thomas Hicks (MA/USA)             07 Jan 1875  21 Sep 1907  Chicago IL USA
 3:28:33     (7)   Hjalmar Palmqvist (SWE)	     03 Mar 1887  16 Jun 1907  Viipuri FIN
 3:30:45     (10)  Tom Morrissey (NY/USA)            02 Sep 1888  28 Nov 1907  Yonkers NY USA
 3:30:49     (11)  Mike Driscoll (NY/USA)                         28 Nov 1907  Yonkers NY USA
 3:30:xx     (3)   J Oldenborg (DEN)                              12 May 1907  Copenhagen DEN
                    70
 3:31:05     (7)   William Transier (IL/USA)                      21 Sep 1907  Chicago IL USA
 3:32:30     (2)   A Siiriainen (FIN)                             08 Sep 1907  Mikkeli FIN
 3:33:48     (5)   E  Hermansson-3                                07 Jul 1907  Helsinki FIN
 3:35:57     (8)   R Mustonen (FIN)                               18 Aug 1907  Kouvola FIN
 3:36:20     (4)   Johannes Nielsen (DEN)                         12 May 1907  Copenhagen DEN
 3:37:17     (8)   E  Hermansson-4                                16 Jun 1907  Viipuri FIN
 3:37:       (8)   Rudolph Selle (USA)                            21 Sep 1907  Chicago IL USA
 3:39:01     (9)   A Mustonen (FIN)                               16 Jun 1907  Viipuri FIN
 3:39:02     (10)  O Stromberg (FIN)                              16 Jun 1907  Viipuri FIN
 3:39:34     (12)  Filip Lindquist (NY/USA)                       28 Nov 1907  Yonkers NY USA
                    80
 3:40:52     (13)  William Rozette (NY/USA)                       28 Nov 1907  Yonkers NY USA
 3:40:       (9)   Victor Ritter (IL/USA)                         21 Sep 1907  Chicago IL USA
 3:42:10     (10)  Charles Schuleter (IL/USA)                     21 Sep 1907  Chicago IL USA
 3:42:18     (3)   H Hynninen (FIN)                               08 Sep 1907  Mikkeli FIN
 3:42:45     (11)  Samuel Uphouse (IL/USA)                        21 Sep 1907  Chicago IL USA
 3:42:50     (12)  Gust Leh (IL/USA)                              21 Sep 1907  Chicago IL USA
 3:43:02     (14)  G Emil Cuno (NY/USA)                           28 Nov 1907  Yonkers NY USA
 3:43:34     (4)   O Poyry (FIN)                                  08 Sep 1907  Mikkeli FIN
 3:43:41     (15)  Frank Ennis (NY/USA)                           28 Nov 1907  Yonkers NY USA
 3:44:       (13)  O Reissler (USA)                               21 Sep 1907  Chicago IL USA
                    90
 3:47:07     (16)  Charles Andrews (NY/USA)                       28 Nov 1907  Yonkers NY USA
 3:47:29     (6)   E Eriksson (FIN)                               07 Jul 1907  Helsinki FIN
 3:47:34     (7)   A Lindroos (FIN)                               07 Jul 1907  Helsinki FIN
 3:50:30     (8)   Sven Nystrom (FIN)                             07 Jul 1907  Helsinki FIN
 3:50:53     (17)  James McKeon (NY/USA)                          28 Nov 1907  Yonkers NY USA
 3:51:18     (18)  John Masterson (NY/USA)                        28 Nov 1907  Yonkers NY USA
 3:52.15     (9)   Alfred Laakso-4		                  07 Jul 1907  Helsinki FIN
 3:52:15     (14)  Risto Wisanen (IL/USA)                         21 Sep 1907  Chicago IL USA
 3:53:43     (11)  A Jokipalo (FIN)                               16 Jun 1907  Viipuri FIN
 3:54:24     (19)  William Pepper (USA)                           28 Nov 1907  Yonkers NY USA
                   100
 3:55:05     (15)  Olaf Lodal (IL/DEN)               06 Jul 1885  21 Sep 1907  Chicago IL USA
 3:55:20     (16)  Albert Hofstetter (USA)                        21 Sep 1907  Chicago IL USA
 3:59:49     (10)  Pekka Lehikoinen-2                             07 Jul 1907  Helsinki FIN
 4:04:15     (5)   H Nielsen (DEN)                                12 May 1907  Copenhagen DEN
 4:25:       (17)  George Merriman (IL/USA)                       21 Sep 1907  Chicago IL USA
 4:25:       (18)  Edward Demaron (IL/USA)                        21 Sep 1907  Chicago IL USA
 4:58:       (19)  George Vick (IL/USA)                           21 Sep 1907  Chicago IL USA
 5:40:       (20   Charles Smith (IL)                             21 Sep 1907  Chicago IL USA
No Times Available (25 miles)
 ---         (1)   nfn Gauette (FRA)                              30 Apr 1907  Nome AK USA
 ---         (2)   Jujiro Wada (JPN)                              30 Apr 1907  Nome AK USA
Distance Uncertain (ca 25 miles)
 2:39:26     (1)   Sidney Hatch (IL/USA)             06 Dec 1885  01 Jun 1907  Saint Louis MO USA 
 2:48:40     (2)   Alex Thibeau (IL/USA)             02 Sep 1883  01 Jun 1907  Saint Louis MO USA
 3:14:03.4   (3)   Charles Trefts (USA)                           01 Jun 1907  Saint Louis MO USA 
 3:19:17.2   (4)   Joseph Forshaw (MO/USA)           13 May 1881  01 Jun 1907  Saint Louis MO USA
 3:24:00.6   (5)   McRea Smith (MO/USA)                           01 Jun 1907  Saint Louis MO USA
 3:28:48     (6)   nfn Frauenfelder (MO/USA)                      01 Jun 1907  Saint Louis MO USA
 3:48:12     (7)   John Feltes-2                                  01 Jun 1907  Saint Louis MO USA
 3:52:24     (8)   Walter Zeitler (MO/USA)                        01 Jun 1907  Saint Louis MO USA 
Distance Uncertain (reported as 25 miles)
 2:45:  a    (1)   George Goulding (ON/CAN)          19 Nov 1884  01 Jul 1907  London ON CAN 

Non-Standard Course (38.68 km) 
 2:32:28     (1)   Henri Siret(FRA)                  19 Mar 1887  04 Aug 1907  Paris FRA 
 2:45:       (2)   Louis Orphee (FRA)                       1878  04 Aug 1907  Paris FRA
 2:51:       (3)   Eugene Neveu (FRA)                             04 Aug 1907  Paris FRA 
 2:51:45     (4)   Louis Prevost (FRA)                            04 Aug 1907  Paris FRA
 2:52:46     (5)   Emile Le Nechet (FRA)                          04 Aug 1907  Paris FRA
 2:55:xx     (6)   Joseph Walch (FRA)                             04 Aug 1907  Paris FRA 
 2:56:20     (7)   A Vrau (FRA)                                   04 Aug 1907  Paris FRA    

Non-Standard Course (23-23.8 miles/37.1-38.3 km) 
 2:24:24a   (1)    Thomas Longboat (ON/CAN)          04 Jun 1887  19 Apr 1907  Boston MA USA 
 2:27:54.8a (2)    Robert Fowler (MA/USA)                   1882  19 Apr 1907  Boston MA USA
 2:30:38.6a (3)    John Hayes (NY/USA)               10 Apr 1885  19 Apr 1907  Boston MA USA
 2:35:37.4a (4)    James O'Mara (MA/USA)                    1887  19 Apr 1907  Boston MA USA
 2:36:04.2a (5)    James Lee (MA/USA)                             19 Apr 1907  Boston MA USA
 2:36:47a   (6)    Charles Petch (ON/CAN)                   1886  19 Apr 1907  Boston MA USA
 2:37:11.8a (7)    Sidney Hatch (IL/USA)             06 Dec 1885  19 Apr 1907  Boston MA USA
 2:37:59a   (8)    John Neary (MA/USA)                            19 Apr 1907  Boston MA USA
 2:38:58.2a (9)    John Lindquist (NY/USA/SWE)       29 Aug 1882  19 Apr 1907  Boston MA USA
 2:42:02a   (10)   Carl Schlobohm (NY/USA)                  1882  19 Apr 1907  Boston MA USA 
 2:45:54a   (12)   David Kneeland (MA/USA)           03 Dec 1881  19 Apr 1907  Boston MA USA
 2:46:05a   (13)   Thomas Hicks (MA/USA)             07 Jan 1875  19 Apr 1907  Boston MA USA
 2:47:54a   (15)   Mike Ryan (NY/USA)                01 Jan 1889  19 Apr 1907  Boston MA USA
 2:49:23a   (17)   Thomas Morrissey (NY/USA)         02 Sep 1888  19 Apr 1907  Boston MA USA 

Non-Standard Course (21 miles/33.79 km)
 2:05:19t   (1)    A Johnson (GBR)                                28 Dec 1907  Rochdale ENG 
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Last Updated on 12 Jul 2017

Contributors:  Alex Wilson, Andy Milroy, Jacques Carmelli. Roger Gynn. Malcolm Heyworth, Sherry Watts