“Ruta del Gofio” proves highlight of Granadilla Mountain Week
Granadilla’s “Ruta del Gofio” Mountain Trail has been consolidated as one of the most popular sporting events on Tenerife following its fourth edition.
Miguel García and Helena Rodríguez were triumphant in the 27 kilometre test while Antonio Martín and Sinead Rodan were the winners of the 10km.
The initiative, which formed part of the Mountain Week programme organised by the local council’s sports department and the Granadilla Mountaineer Group, was attended by over 300 athletes.
In the longer route, second place went to Alfredo Escuela for the men and to Ana Belén Martín in the women.
Regarding the 10km, second place went to Sergio Pérez and in the women’s category, Evelia Garcia.
The mayor, José Domingo Regalado, and councillors for sport and general services, Sara Cano and Mark Gonzalez, respectively, were responsible for presenting the awards to the winners. All participants were presented with gofio at the end of the test.
Municipal officials acknowledge the assistance of the Mountaineer Group Granadilla, Red Cross, Local Police and other organisations and corporate sponsors.
Other events as part of Mountain Week included abseiling and climbing on the municipal climbing wall, walks and talks.