Colombian wins Delaware Marathon

May 19, 2008 6:18:22 AM PDT
A man from Bogota, Colombia, won the Delaware Marathon in two hours, 33 minutes and 35 seconds.

Jorge Real, a resident of Bogota, Colombia, currently living in Elmhurst, New York, won the Christiana Care Health System Delaware Marathon.

Thirty-five-year-old Eric Makovsky, of Washington D.C., came in second two hours, 40 minutes and 20 seconds and 34-year-old Kevin Beugless, of Media, Pennsylvania, came in third in two hours, 40 minutes and 30 seconds.

Twenty-five-year-old Jaclyn Truncellito of Baltimore was women's champion in three hours, seven minutes and 17 seconds.

The event included a 10-mile race and four-person marathon relay and involved more than 1,300 runners overall. About 550 people participated in the marathon.