Ethiopia’s Helen Bekele smashed a fourteen year record at the 25th edition of 10K Lausanne Marathon that was held on Sunday (22) in Lausanne, Swizerland.
Bekele who was supposed to compete in the full marathon smashed the course record that was set in 2003 by Zenebech Tola also from Ethiopia by lowering it for one minute twelve seconds to cut the tape in 31:15.
Second place went to Anne Le Cunuder from France who crossed the line in 34:4.
The first Swiss was the U23 5000m Swiss Champion Fiametta Troxler who was third in 34:57
1.Helen Bekele (ETH) 31:15
2. Anne Le Cunuder (FRN) 34:41
3. Fiametta Troxler (SWI) 34:57