About 500 participants gathered this Sunday on the 1st day of the XXXIV Regional Cross League of the Athletics Federation of the Region of Murcia (FAMU), in the framework of the 14th "City of Puerto Lumbreras" Trophy.
An appointment that took place on the grounds located next to the Puerto Lumbreras Municipal Sports Center, under the organization of the CA Nogalte Hogar Puerto Lumbreras and the Department of Physical Activity and Sports of the City of Puerto Lumbreras, in collaboration with the FAMU.
In total 8 races were played, including the sub-8, sub-10, sub-14, sub-16, sub-23, senior, from master-35 to master-70 and popular categories, both male and female.
The tests were carried out in three circuits, with distances ranging from 800 meters to 10,000 meters, depending on the category.
The weather accompanied from early hours with a clear sky and good temperatures.
On the male side, the UCAM athlete Cartagena Lucas Postigo (33:12) won in the senior section, and in the master category the local athlete Raúl Guevara, of Rajaos Runners Alcantarilla (24:44) was imposed.
On the female side, the best senior was Almudena García, from Fondistas de Alcantarilla (41:05), being the master's win for María López, of the CA Nogalte Hogar Puerto Lumbreras.
The sporting event ended with the delivery of trophies attended by the Councilor for Sports, Juan Rubén Burrueco, the Councilor for Tourism, Toñi Navarro, the president of the Nogalte Athletics Club, David Caballero, and representatives of the Athletics Federation of the Region of Murcia.
Source: Ayuntamiento de Puerto Lumbreras