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Lyudmila Petrova sets Russian record in Marathon

24.04.2006

Lyudmila Petrova set a new marathon record of 2:21:29 in the womens field at the London marathon held yesterday. She bettered Svetlana Zakharovas previous record (13.10.2002) by 2 seconds.
Petrova placed second. Galina Bogomolova improved her personal best by 10 minutes clocking 2:21:58 and placing fifth.

After the finish, Lyudmila Petrova said, Good feeling about the race today, also I think my time is a personal best and a Russian record but Ill have to check that. The race conditions were ideal for me.
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