Who won the 2012 Olympic marathon?

How long did the winner of the 2012 marathon take to finish the race?

Tiki Gelana from Ethiopia won the gold medal, completing the course in an Olympic record-breaking time of 2 hours 23 minutes 7 seconds.

What athletes won two Olympic medals?

At the 1964 Tokyo Olympics, he won his second gold medal. In turn, he became the first athlete to successfully defend an Olympic marathon title. In both victories, he ran in world record time.

Abebe Bikila.

Personal information
Personal best(s) Marathon – 2:12:11.2 (Tokyo 1964) 10,000 m – 29:00.8 (Berlin 1962)

Has America won the Olympic marathon?

U.S. Runner Molly Seidel Wins Olympic Bronze In Her Third Ever Marathon : Live Updates: The Tokyo Olympics The 27-year-old from Wisconsin pulled off an upset and is leaving Japan with a bronze medal around her neck. Her first-ever marathon was when she qualified to run in the Olympics.

Who is the first ever athlete who won the 26 mile run Olympic marathon without the benefit of footwear?

In 1960, 28 year-old Abebe Bikila amazed the world when, unknown and unheralded, he won the Olympic marathon. He attracted the world’s attention not only by being the first East African to win a medal, but also because he ran the event barefoot.

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