News Briefs

  2/28/2014, Adar 28, 5774

New Record for Tel Aviv Marathon as Kenyans Sweep

Ezekiel Koech of Kenya won the Tel Aviv Marathon, Friday, finishing in a record for the local course of two hours, 14 minutes and 40 seconds. Kenyans took second and third place as well.

The Magen David Adom emergency service treated 65 people for heat stroke and injuries, of whom 23 needed to be taken to hospital.