Men's champ Danny Tapia credits conservative race strategy at 2012 Cal International Marathon
Staying patient has been difficult for Danny Tapia in his prior marathons. At Sunday's Cal International Marathon, however, Tapia managed to use the difficult weather conditions to help himself hold back in the earlier stages of the race. Tapia had enough left over the last 10k to claim his first major marathon victory in 2:16:30.
Women's winner Alisha Williams overcomes obstacles of NYC cancellation at 2012 Cal International Marathon
Alisha Williams had high expectations prior to her second marathon in New York City but was forced to regroup after the race was cancelled. Williams managed to battle through those obstacles in addition to a torrential storm in Sacramento to come out with the victory at the Cal International Marathon.
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