Silas Kipruto of Kenya wins 2017 Boilermaker 15K

Silas Kipruto of Kenya is the winner of the 40th Boilermaker 15K Road Race with an unofficial time of just under 44 minutes.

Posted: Oct. 24, 2017 4:01 PM
Updated: Oct. 24, 2017 4:01 PM

UTICA – And we have a winner!

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Silas Kipruto of Kenya is the winner of the 40th Boilermaker 15K Road Race with an unofficial time of just under 44 minutes.

The course record of 42:26 was set in 2010 by Lelisa Desisa of Ethiopia.

An American racer, Tim Ritchie, unofficially came in fourth place in the 15K race, the highest an American has placed in many years.

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