Pennel 2nd / Crain 4th at Litchfield Hills 7.1 Mile Road Race (2018-06-11 16:56:50)

Zap Fitness Foundation runners Tyler Pennel and Johnny Crain had outstanding runs Sunday at the Litchfield Hills 7.1 Mile Road Race in Litchfield, Connecticut.

After an opening downhill mile of 4:15, and a 3-mile split of 13:31, Pennel finished second in 33:34.17 seconds behind Kenya's Linus Kiplagat's 33:17 - a new Course Record. Pennel's run was the fourth fastest time in the 42 year history of the race. Pennel earned $3,500.00 for his efforts.

Crain followed in fourth place in 34:24. Pennel and Crain were the top 2 American finishers in Sunday's race.