On December 31 athletes were present JC Pallets in San Wild two oldest in the country, the XXX edition of the San Silvestre Vicalvareña and the 45th edition of the Vallecana, as well as in two of the most massive of zone as the San Silvestre Murcia and Crevillente.
To begin the last day of the year, the athlete's Club Pedro A.
Redondo took part, along with a few thousand runners, in the San Silvestre de Vicálvaro, located in the southeast district of the city of Madrid.
At 11:45 h was the absolute start of the race under the rain that did not stop during the test and the intense cold that accompanied the participants during the 8.4 miles that took the race, running around the center Vicálvaro.
Concerning the time, Pedro finished with a time of 58:56.
That evening the mate Chris Tingley represented the Club in the San Silvestre Vallecana '09 event where 29,000 athletes took part.
With the departure at the gates of Santiago Bernabeu, the starting gun that started a deluge, as the evening drew even had time with hail.
Despite the poor conditions of living became a party in the central streets of Madrid to reach the stage of Vallecas.
Concerning the time, Chris completed the 10 kilometers with a time of 44:10.
Also, a little before Vallecana, at 17h there was the eighth edition of the San Silvestre Murcia, which took part more than two thousand participants, most of them dressed for the occasion.
The total number of riders as they exited the 17h from the Plaza of Spain, was even higher because many of them ran without dorsal, but as with some fellow club members, was due to failure of the organization who gave their dorsal do not know who.
Broad representation was Pallets JC who was present at this test, which roamed the downtown streets of Murcia for a little less than 7 km urban round two turns.
To highlight a new podium for Fulgencio Gallardo, who moved up to third drawer Veterans category C, setting a time of 23:08.
Other colleagues who were present at the event were Juan José Robles, Juan Jose Rojo, Bill Hume, Fran Norths, Antonio Montesinos and Juan Manuel Cano.
On the other hand, more than 1500 athletes took part in the XXIII edition of the San Silvestre de Crevillente, among which were the companions of Pallets JC Eusebio Martinez, José Sáez Martínez and Juanfran.
This test is one of the largest in the country, involved figures such as José Ríos (best Spanish in the marathon in 2009 and four-time champion Spain's 10,000), Arturo Casado (Spain champion at 1,500 and that eventually was the winner of the race) or George Lush (bronze medal in the Cross championship team in 2009).
At 18:00 h was out of the race consisted of three laps of a city tour to complete the 10 kilometer run.
As every year the public environment for the ride is superb, making this one of the tests at the end of the year with more pull.
Regarding Club athletes, Eusebio finished with a time of 42:28, followed by Juanfra who completed the course in 45:51 and Pepe who crossed the line with a time of 51:44.
Source: Club Atletismo Totana