Pulpi - EVENT sports and leisure cross run Nov 15, 2014
Nearly 200 runners participated in the "Mar de Pulpi Cross" held last weekend in San Juan de los Terreros, District of Pulpi Almeria.
About 200 runners participated in the first edition of "Mar de Pulpi Cross" on Saturday November 15, organized by the company pulpileña Mar de Pulpí Holiday Sports Centre, in collaboration with the City of Pulpí and Provincial de Almería.
The run was held at the "Circuit Grete Waitz" located in San Juan de los Terreros, where all enjoyed a great day of sports. Participants included children and adults of all ages joining independently or through their running clubs. Running clubs who took part included those from Mojacar, Huercal-Overa, Almería, Aguilas, Lorca, Cartagena or Baza and many spectators also came to enjoy the event give their support to the sportsmen and women..
The categories that participated in the " Mar de Pulpi Cross " were Pre benjamín, 100m; Benjamin, 400 m; Youngsters, 700m; Kids, Cadet and Youth, 1,000m; and Junior, Promise, Senior and Veterans: 10 km. Management and timing of the event was provided by the company asuspuestos.com
The awards ceremony was attended by the Deputy Sports, Angeles Martinez; councilors and Culture Beaches, Juan Bautista Lopez and Pedro Jesús Martínez, respectively; and the manager of Holiday Pulpí Sea Sports Centre, Crossbow Diego. The winners in the men's absolute test were:
1. Antonio Haro Martinez
2. Manolo Salinas Doors
3. Javier Vicente Roca
The winners of the senior women's race were:
1. Sonia Barrera Vargas
2. Yolanda Quirós Jiménez
3. Lourdes López Heredia
After the awards ceremony, there as the giving of trophies to the winners. Also a prize draw of four hams among all the participants, and a weekend for two at the Residencial Mar Pulpí.