Fleet Week

Newsweek International - - IN FOCUS - DERIK HAMIL­TON

Sha­lane Flana­gan cel­e­brates after win­ning the women’s New York City Marathon on Novem­ber 5. The 36-year-old be­came the first Amer­i­can woman to win the con­test since Miki Gor­man did so in 1977. She crossed the fin­ished line in 2 hours, 26 min­utes and 53 sec­onds, beat­ing Kenya’s Mary Kei­tany, a three-time de­fend­ing cham­pion who is a leg­end in the sport. Kenya’s Ge­of­frey Kam­woror won the men’s race with a time of 2 hours, 10 min­utes and 53 sec­onds.

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