Huddle Sets American 10k Record

Peter Gambaccini | June 14, 2014 | Runner's World

Molly Huddle sets the American 10k record

Molly Huddle pulled away from defending champion Mamitu Daska with a half-mile remaining in Saturday’s 43rd New York Mini 10K to win in 31:37, setting an American record for an all-women’s road 10K and becoming the first American Mini champion since Deena Kastor in 2004.

Daska ended up second in 31:49, with Gemma Steel of Great Britain third for the second straight year in 32:11. Kenya’s Linet Masai, the 2011 and 2012 winner, finished fourth in 32:16.

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 by Daily Domer Staff

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