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Q: Which Olympic marathon runner from Kenya won gold medal in Beijing in 2008?
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Who is the fastest olympic marathon runner?

The fastest marathon in Olympic history was run by Samuel Wanjiru of Kenya in a time of 2 hours, 6 minutes, 32 seconds by at the 2008 Games in Beijing.

What was the winning time of the mens olympic marathon in Beijing this year?

2:06:32 by Samuel Wanjiru of Kenya, a new Olympic record.

What was the fastest olympic mens marathon ever run?

Through the 2008 Games in Beijing, the men's Olympic record in marathon is 2:06:32 set by Samuel Wanjiru of Kenya at the 2008 Games.

Who holds the Olympic record in the men's marathon?

That is Samuel Wanjiru of Kenya who set the record at 2:06:32 at the 2008 Games in Beijing.

Last gold medal in the olympic 2008 won by which country?

The last gold medal of the Beijing Olympics went to Samuel Wanjiru (Kenya) for the Men's Marathon

Fastest Olympic marathon?

Sam Wanjiru of Kenya ran a Marathon in 2 hours, 6 minutes, and 32 seconds. That was an Olympic record.

Who is the fastest marathon runner?

Wilson Kipsang of Kenya ran the world's fastest marathon time. His time was 2:03:23 and it was in the Berlin marathon of 2013

What was the olympic marathon record?

As of the 2008 Beijing Games - The women's Olympic record is 2:23.14 set by Naoko Takahashi of Japan at the 2000 Games in Sydney. The men's Olympic record is 2:09.21 set by Carlos Lopes of Portugal at the 1984 Games in Los Angeles. The men's Olympic record was broken at the 2008 Beijing games. It is now 2:06:32 set by Samuel Wanjiru of Kenya.

How many Olympics have Kenya participated in?

Through the 2008 Games in Beijing, Kenya has competed in 15 Olympic Games, 12 Summer Games and 3 Winter Games.

Who was the winner of 2008 men's marathon in the Olympics?

Samuel Wanjiru of Kenya in a time of 2:06:32, an Olympic record.

How many Olympic medals has Kenya won?

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