Norman runners win 2014 Oklahoma City Marathon

by Kyle Fredrickson Modified: April 27, 2014 at 2:24 pm •  Published: April 27, 2014

Jason Cook, 32, won the 2014 Oklahoma City Marathon with a time of 2:42:29 on Sunday.

Camille Herron, 32, won the women’s race and placed fourth overall with a time of 2:51:20.



Both runners are from Norman. Cook placed third in last year’s race and Herron set the women’s course record in 2012.

The marathon was set to begin at 6:30 a.m., but strong thunderstorms including small hail, pouring rain and gusting winds postponed the race until 8:20 a.m.

Oklahoma City National Memorial director Kari Watkins told The Oklahoman via text message that the race had a must-start time of 8:00 a.m. But that was overruled as downtown became clear of any storm threats.

by Kyle Fredrickson
OSU beat writer
Kyle Fredrickson became the Oklahoma State beat writer for The Oklahoman and NewsOK.com in July 2014. A native Coloradoan, Fredrickson attended Western State College before transferring to Oklahoma State in 2010 and graduating in 2012. Fredrickson...
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