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Team USA women place three in top 25 at Cardiff

CARDIFF, Great Britain– Team USA had three athletes finish among the top 25, as three athletes set season-bests and the men's and women's teams placed among the top-10 competing nations at IAAF Cardiff University World Half Marathon Championships on Saturday.

Leading the charge for the women was Janet Bawcom, who finished in 11th place with a season best of 1:10:46. She split 16:35 21 at 5 km, 33:13 16 at 10 km, 49:41 13 at 15 km and 1:07:01 11 at 20 km. Sara Hall was the next American woman across the finish in 15th place at 1:10:58, and Kellyn Taylor was 25th in 1:12:42.

On the men’s side, Tim Ritchie crossed first for the U.S. as he posted a season best of 1:03:49 for 23rd place. Also with a season best was Jared Ward in 1:04:05, followed by Scott Bauhs in 1:04:34.

Overall, Team USA’s women were fifth at 3:34:26, and the men were sixth at 3:12:28.
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Christa Mann
Marketing & Communications Manager
USA Track & Field

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