Thousands battled a persistent rain and warm temperatures to complete the TBK Bank Quad-Cities Marathon.
Kenyan Philemon Kiplangat Terer, 34, won the 22nd annual marathon with a winning time of 2 hours, 17 minutes and 17 seconds. The now three-time Q-C Marathon winner holds the fastest and second fastest course records from 2013 and 2018.
Ethiopian Hirut Guangul, 27, won the women's title continuing her streak of Quad-City wins. She had a time of 2:41:34 to claim the $3,000 winner's prize plus $500 for a marathon time bonus of 2:48:00 or better. She has won five times, or on every visit to the event, dating back to her debut in 2012.
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Two Bettendorf runners also went home with winning times. In the Women's masters marathon, Allison Beck finished in 3:53:19, winning $300. In the half-marathon, Stephanie Sellers was the top local in the women's division with a time of 1:32:09 to claim $100.
Here are some local scenes from marathon, which began and ended in Moline and passed through Bettendorf, Davenport and Rock Island: