The Colombian Jeison Suarez It took just over an hour and six minutes (1: 06'30 ”) to prevail in the second edition of the Francisco de Miranda International Half Marathon.
The demanding competition, organized by the regional Executive, through the Institute of Sport and Recreation (Idermi), together with the Venezuelan Athletics Federation (FVA), had as a starting point and arrival the station Miranda of the Caracas Metro.
Second place went to the Venezuelan Didymus Sanchez, with an hour mark six minutes 46 seconds (1: 06'46 ”), while the third place was occupied by the neogranadino Andrés Ruiz, stopping the chronometer in one hour six minutes 57 seconds (1: 06'57 ”).
In the feminine line, the Colombian Palmenia Agudelo, with an hour 19 minutes six seconds (1: 19'06 ”), she obtained the victory, escorted by Sofia Duque (1: 20'17 ”) and Magaly garcia (1: 20'47 ").
In motor disability, the mirandino Cirilo sanchez (01: 01'00 ”) took the first place, the second place went to Hector Corridor (01: 07'14 ”) while the third seat was occupied Ivanosky Marichal (01: 13'06 ”). For her part,. Jenny Russian conquered the first on the female side.
Franklin cardillo, president of the Idermi, pointed out that all the objectives regarding the organization, security, logistics and medical care offered to the athletes were met.
"It is an honor, on behalf of the Governor Hector Rodríguez, give a very positive balance in this Second Francisco de Miranda International Half Marathon. I congratulate the organizing committee, the entire team that worked hard to successfully carry out this event, "he said.
For his part, the president of the Venezuelan Athletics Federation, Wilfredis Leon, cataloged the sports event as successful, in which all the athletes enjoyed a great organization from start to finish.