Chiharu Takada (Team JR Higashi Nihon) ran 2:12:27 for 13th in Warsaw, just missing the 2:12:13 run in Zurich last week by Yuki Kawauchi (Saitama Pref. Gov't) as the year's fastest time by a Japanese man outside Japan. Click here for complete results.
Elsewhere, Yuko Watanabe (Team Edion) was an apparent DNF at the Hamburg Marathon. Click here for complete results.