Davis 24th at World 100 km Championships in Croatia

9/8/2018
 
Jesse Davis, 36, of Indianapolis finished 24th at the recently completed IAU World 100 km Championships held in Sventi Martin na Muri, Croatia.  He completed the race in 7 hours 8 minutes and 20 seconds.  The race was run in extremely warm conditions, with tempertures reaching the mid 80s, over a 7.5 km loop. Davis was the second Team USA finisher trailing the fifth place finish by Geoffrey Burns of Michigan who ran 6:42:30.  Omine Chikara was the third, and final team scorer, for Team USA finishing 29th in a time of 7:14:51.  Team USA finished fourth in the team scoring running a combined time of 21:05:21. Japan won with a combined team time of 19:37:10.  They were followed by South Africa (20:33:49) and Germany (21:02:12).

Compete race results can be found here.