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Houston Marathon Winners

Year        Female / Name                                   Time

2016     Biruktayit Degefa                     2:26:07

2015     Yebrgual Arage                         2:23:23

2014     Abebech Bekele                        2:25:52

2013     Merima Mohammed                2:23:37

2012     Alemitu Abera                           2:23:14*

2011     Mamitu Daska                           2:26:33

2010     Teyba Erkesso                          2:23:53

2009     Teyba Erkesso                          2:24:18

2008     Dire Tune                                  2:24:40

2007     Dire Tune                                  2:26:52

2006     Firaya Sultanova-Zhdanova  2:32:25

2005     Kelly Keane                               2:32:27

2004     Margarita Tapia                       2:28:36

2003     Albina Gallyamova                  2:42:37

2002     Becky Sondag                           2:50:49

2001     Stacie Alboucrek                      2:43:41

2000     Tatyana Pozdnyakova            2:32:24

1999     Tatyana Pozdnyakova             2:33:23

1998     Gwynneth Coogan                    2:33:37•

1997     Claudia Dreher                          2:36:13

1996     Adriana Fernandez                  2:31:59

1995     Tatyana Pozdnyakova            2:29:57

1994     Alevtina Naoumova                2:34:47

1993     Kristy Johnston                       2:29:05

1992     Kimberley Webb                     2:50:17+

1991     Veronique Marot                     2:30:55

1990     Maria Trujillo                          2:32:55

1989     Veronique Marot                    2:30:16

1988     Linda Zeman                           2:34:52

1987     Bente Moe                               2:32:37

1986     Veronique Marot                   2:31:33

1985     Sylvia Ruegger                       2:28:36

1984     Ingrid Kristiansen                 2:27:51

1983     Ingrid Kristiansen                 2:33:27

1982     Laurie Binder                         2:40:57

1981     Patti Catalano                         2:35:27

1980     Vanessa Vajdos                      2:44:45

1979     Sue Peterson                          2:46:17

1978     Peggy Kokernot                     3:01:54

1977     Dorothy Doolitte                    3:00:34

1976     Marsha Johnson                    3:37:04

1975     Dorothy Doolittle                   3:31:24

1973     Nancy Laird                           4:29:09

1972     Tanya Trantham                  5:11:55

Key:

* Course and Texas Record

+ Year of U.S. Women’s Olympic Trials Marathon, qualifying top three U.S. women for the 1992 Olympic Team.

Top three were Janis Klecker, 2:30:12, Cathy O’Brien, 2:30:26, and Francie Larrieu Smith, 2:30:39.

  • Year of the 1998 U.S. Women’s Marathon Championship