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Saturday, August 24, 2013
Axel Reymond Records Victory At Ohrid Marathon
The French marathoner - part of the younger generation of up-and-coming French open water swimmers - was pushed for much of the race by Italy's Eduardo Stochino, but he had enough left in the tank to win by over 1 minutes in a blazing fast time.
The final results:
1. Axel Reymond (FRA) 5:09:54.95*
2. Edoardo Stochino (ITA) 5:10:57.22
3. Ivan Afanevich (RUS) 5:11:28.35
4. Evgenij Pop Acev (MKD) 5:11:29.06
5. Tomi Stefanovski (MKD) 5:11:56.75
6. Damian Blaum (ARG) 5:12:01.50
7. Guillermo Bertola (ARG) 5:15:00.98
8. Joanes Hedel (FRA) 5:16:35.37
9. Simone Ercoli (ITA) 5:19:26.75
10. Tsvetan Yordanov (BUG) 5:24:38.50
11. Aydarski Ventsislav (BUL) 5:27:29.37
12. Milan Marin (CRO) 5:27:37.50
13. Libor Smolka (CZE) 5:29:11.88
14. Simon Pistor (GER) 5:49:21.34
15. Aleksandar Ilievski (MKD) 5:49:47.10
16. Aleksandar Pancevski (MKD) 6:46:22.08
OTL Ciaramella Fernando Dario (ARG)
* Reymond's swim time broke the existing record held by Petar Stoychev by 10 minutes.
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