The results from the elite-level Bolder Boulder race are beginning to filter in, and it appears Mamitu Daska has won her third Bolder Boulder competition:
Ethiopia's Mamitu Daska wins her third #BolderBoulder pro women's race.— Ryan Thorburn (@RyanThorburn) May 28, 2012
Meanwhile, 22-year-old Allan Kiprono grabs his first Bolder Boulder win:
Kenya's Allan Kiprono wins the #Bolder Boulder pro men's race.— Ryan Thorburn (@RyanThorburn) May 28, 2012
Kiprono is ranked the No. 28 top make road runner according to All-Athletics.com's rankings. Daska, meanwhile, ranks as the No. 22 marathon runner in the world, according to All-Athletics. The 29-year-old also won a silver medal in the All-Africa games, as well as another pair of silver medals in the IAAF World Cross Country Championships.
The 2012 results mark the seventh straight year that both winners hailed from the African continent.