The Carrera XII Rise to Santa, which took place on Sunday 28 September, attended by a total of 300 runners from various parts of the Spanish geography.
This year, the athletics showpiece totanero, presented as new reduced distance, the race has grown from 10 km to 8.5 km, assuming that participation is quite high despite the weather to be awakened Yesterday morning the town.
On the other hand, registration through the Web fun runs have helped spread the test, ensuring participation, according to reports from the Sports Department.
The Constitution Square yesterday morning welcomed the departure of the twelfth edition of the Subida a Santa.
Before exiting the athletes picked up their numbers at the door of the center of the elderly, because due to the initial rainfall, the organization had to take refuge in the area covered is in the entrance of the center.
After the kick-off the lead group made up of several Moroccan athletes soon began to sag the rest and soon pronounced as the serious candidates for the top spot.
From the Cross of the Mission, the groups began to take shape.
This year to be less distance, and am being much cooler than in previous years, participants used the time well below those of other occasions.
The first to go through the intermediate steps of the Cross of the Mission and Venta La Rata were El Mouaziz, Abdeladai (club Eliocroca), men's champion with a time of 29'06''and Benali, Wafiya (Marathon Cartagena) women's champion, with a time of 35'16''.
The second and third place overall with times of male 29'52''and 30'45''was also Dahhoui Moroccan athletes, and Abdelaziz Mansouri, Ahmed, respectively.
The first totanero to cross the finish line was Abellán José Carlos González, with a time of 32'40''was sixth overall.
In the women, the Miras totanera Raquel Maria Costa, who made an extraordinary mark, was third overall with a time of 39'36''.
The second place went to the Moroccan athlete also Eliocroca, Fatima Boufares.
The event yesterday highlighted by the participation of over fifty local athletes on the men and five women's category.
After crossing the finish line athletes received a gift bag with a commemorative t-test.
The supplies, replenished forces with fruit, water, aquariums and refreshments were given.
Also both the athletes and the audience were served soft drinks and beer tents placed by Coca Cola and Cruz Campo.
Prior to the awards ceremony, the Department of Sports, recognized and appreciated the important work: Local Police, Civil Defence, Police, Red Cross, Pena 9, Athletics Club, Sports Volunteers and staff of the Department of Sports and the collaboration of several companies, and the Department of Tourism, Works and Services, which once again allowed carrying out the test.
Following these awards, we proceeded to the trophy categories, subsequently presented the trophy and sports equipment worth in the top ten and top 5 local, and then presented the cash prizes and the first twenty years top ten overall.
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Source: Ayuntamiento de Totana