Rupp wins Rome 1/2

Galen Rupp won the Roma Half Marathon clocking a personal best of 59:47 Rupp is using this race as a tune up for the Boston Marathon

Rupp ran a commanding race to beat Kenyan Moses Kemei by 57 seconds. Justus Kangogo, who finished runner-up in last year’s

 edition in his personal best of 59:31, reached the podium for the second consecutive year in 1:01:02.

Men -
1 Galen Rupp (USA) 59:47
2 Moses Kemei (Kenya) 1:00:44
3 Justus Kangogo (Kenya) 1:01:02
4 Emmanuel Kipsang (Kenya) 1:01:33
5 Felicien Muhitira (Rwanda) 1:02:05