Over 1250 athletes take part in Teamsport Gozo Half Marathon event
|Email item||Print item||
Over 1250 athletes – a new record, took part in this morning’s Teamsport Gozo Half Marathon event.
The organisers thanked everyone that took part, either as competitors or in any other way, who all helped make this event such a huge success and one to remember.There was also a great turnout of supporters along the route to cheer on and encourage the competitors, both youngsters and adults. as well as musical support on by the Gozo Drum Tribe along the way.
The half marathon was one by Nuradin Shifa Mahamede of Ethopia in 1:15:25:778, Ollie Garrod of the UK, was 2nd in 1:15:59:031 and Italian Gian Pietro Atanasi came in 3rd in 1:19:56:504. The first placed Gozitan was Matthew Xuereb, who came in 11th place in a time of 1:26:33:457.The first placed female was Josann Attard Pulis of Malta, who came in 24th place in a time of 1:31:25:673, the next female, also from Malta, in 41st place was Marica Micallef in 1:37:40:884.
The results for all places and races are available here.
Photographs by Alain Salvary