Hat-trick for Ruymán in third running trail
The third edition of the Running-Trail Villa de San Juan de la Rambla ended in a hat-trick for competitor Ruymán Martín.
He proved the outright winner for the third consecutive year, with Rocío Corzo coming home first in the women’s section.
The challenging test over a nine kilometre course of asphalt and mountain trails passed through much of the municipality and notched up a record entry of more than 200 runners. They were divided intot hree categories: junior, general and veterans.
The event formed part of the patronal celebrations in honour of San Juan Bautista.
Sports councillor Priscila Díaz said San Juan de la Rambla backed sports of all kinds and was delighted with the success of this third edition, so much so that it had already been confirmed for 2018.
She also revealed that plans were being made for a new athletics event “to complete the calendar” and details would be revealed shortly.