Renee Metivire Baillie Debuts In 2:27.17 And Is Top American Finisher At The Chicago Marathon
by Ron Wayne on October 9, 2012
October 7, Chicago, IL Running 2:27.17 in her debut marathon, newest Mizuno Racing Team member, Renee Metivier Baillie realized many great achievements. Wearing the Wave Ronin, Renee finished in 8th place overall and was the top American finisher. She ran the 3rd fastest debut marathon ever by an American Woman. Through 30K (18.6 miles) she was on pace to run the fastest debut marathon by an American ahead of Shalane Flanagan's, in 2:25.38. Renee is already looking forward to her next marathon!
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