Yoko Shibui won today's Osaka Ladies' Marathon in 2:23:42 ahead of Yukiko Akaba and two Namban Ladies (in a distance). Veteran Lydia Simon finished in a respectable 5th position in 2:27:14.
Rie Onodera unfortunately could not finish the race.
Namban's Mika Tokairin finished in 3:11, a gutsy performance!
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