The 25th edition of the Â‘Dam tot DamÂ’ 10 Miles today was a brother and sister act by Moses Masai and Linet Masai.
Moses Masai, World 10,000m bronze medallist in Berlin won the menÂ’s race in a sprint finish with Kenyan compatriot Charles Kamathi both clocking 45:16, the fastest time of the year. Linet Masai, the womenÂ’s World 10,000m champion in Berlin also clocked the fastest time of the year with 50:38. Dutch woman Hilda Kibet was a distant second in 51:21.
Linet Masai scored another victory too. Starting 5:46 minutes ahead of the men in Amsterdam she succeeded in staying ahead of her brother in the race to the Dam in Zaandam, finishing 23 seconds ahead.