Poland’s Damian Pieterczyk won the Silesia Marathon that was held on Sunday (1) in Silesia City in Katowice Poland.
The 33 year-old cut the tape in 2:23.35 after battling Willy Talam of Kenya who pushed the polish citizen to the edge but was left to settle for a second place in 2:24.53 with another Kenyan Benard Talam closing the top three positions in 2:32.11.
“I’m very happy with my run. I really wanted to win today. This is my fourth marathon in life, and at this party I took off for the first time. The stadium is great and I hope some big event will be organized here soon, “he said after crossing the finish line.
- Willy Talam (KEN) 2:24.09
- Benard Talam (KEN) 2:24.53
- Rafal Czarnecki (POL) 2:32.11
- Pawel Nawrot (POL) 2:35.29