Eighth edition of Urban Mile shines under the intense heat
Under intense heat, and with more than 200 athletes, the eighth edition of the Villa de La Orotava Urban Mile proved another outstanding success.
The event was organised by the Clator Athletics Club and Orotava council and was held on Canary Islands Day on the urban circuit of avenida Emilio Luque Avenue.
A large number of spectators turned out to applaud the different categories.
The absolute winners in the men’s category were Clator athlete, Joel García, with a time of 4:31, four seconds (4:35) ahead of second placed Agonery Díaz del Bikila . Third place with a time of 4 : 48, went to Alejandro Rodríguez, also from Bikila.
In the other categories, the winners were: Erika Morales and Dailos Gutiérrez (Sub ‘8); Keily García and Adrián González (Sub ’10); María Camacho and Mauro González (Sub ’12); Amaia Amorrortu and Samuel Sánchez (Sub ’14); Carla Salazar and Adrián Fraile (Sub ’16); Laura García and Luis Hernández (Sub ’18); Andrea Álvarez and Alexei Sanblás (Sub ’20); Susana Prieto and Pablo Rodríguez (Sub ’23); Johana Ardel and Joel García (Senior); Pili González and José Hernández (Master A); Cristo García and Javier Betancourt (Master B); Tomás Hernández (Master C) and Manuel León (Master D).
There were medals for all the participants of base categories and trophies for the first three classified in each category, as well as prizes donated by collaborating companies and medals for the absolute winners.
The test is valid for the Tenerife Championship Mile Route.