David Barmasai Tumo of Kenya has won the 5th edition of the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon.
Tumo beat thousands of marathoners to win the 42km race in 2 hours 10mins 22 seconds, thus claiming the grand prize of $50,000.
Athletes had converged at the National Stadium, Surulere in the early hours of Saturday, where the race commenced.
There was also the 10km race, which is expected to commence from the Ikoyi Link Bridge at 10am — with the Eko Atlantic slated as the finish line.
For the 2020 edition of the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon, both male and female 42km runners competed for the grand prize of $50,000 while the second and third place winners secured $40,000 and $30,000 respectively.
For the 10km race, the first male and female runners will take home a brand new Kia Rio cars while the second and third place winners will get N1,000,000 and N750,000 respectively.
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