Calatrava, Bago, Negros Stallion Dominate Cinco De Nobyiembre Relay
Calatrava, Bago City Road Runner, and Negros Road Stallion dominate the 17-Under, Open, and Executive categories respectively in the Cinco De Nobyiembre Marathon Relay that started in Barangay Tortosa, Manapla town yesterday.
Calatrava dominated the 17U group at 2 hours, 31 minutes and 58 seconds. They were followed by Maravilla (2:34.19), while Victorias City settled for third place (2:34.40).
In the Open category, Bago road runner completed the distance with (2:25.22) to finish first, Himamaylan City was second with (2:30.03), and Negros Road Stallion-A was third with (2:30.18)
In the Executive category, Negros Road Stallion came first (2:42.52), Don Salvador Benedicto Falling Cock was second (2:51.02), and RTC (Regional Training Center-6 team 2) was third (3:04.18).
Teams in the 17U are Cadiz City, Batang Salvado, Pulupandan, road runners Bago, Maravilla, “Laspag Granada”, La Carlota Team-B, Manapla, Gwapong Striders Talisay, Guimbala-on Silay, Doña Monserrat Silay A, Doña Monserrat Silay B, Calatrava, Victorias, Brgy Estado Victorias, Escalante, and Bago.
In the Open side, teams are Batang Salvador, Pulupandan, road runners Bago, Maravilla, Laspag Granada, La Carlota Team B, Manapla, Gwapong Striders, Talisay, Guimbala-on Silay, Doña Monserrat Silay A, Doña Monserrat Silay B, Calatrava, Victorias, Brgy. Estado Victorias, Escalante, and Bago.
In the Executive, teams are RTC-6 team 1, RTC-6 Team 2, RTC-6 Team 3 and RTC-6 Team 4; Tropang runners A, Tropang runners B, DSB Falling Rock, Negros Road Stallion A, Negros Road Stallion B, Negros Road Stallion C, NIRTC 18 Team 1, NIRTC 18 Team 2, NIRTC 18 Team 3, and NIRTC 18 Team 4.
The 41.99 kilometers marathon relay is composed of nine runners including 5 males and 4 females.
The marathon started 4:30AM and the male runner is replaced by another runner Victorias which covers 4.28 kilometers; from Victorias City Hall to Crossing Barangay Alicante in EB Magalona with male runner which covers 6.13 kilometers; from Crossing Barangay Alicante to EB Magalona National High School with female runner which covers 4.58 kilometers;
From EB Magalona National High School to Crossing Hawaiian in Silay with male runner which cover 4.79 kilometers; from Crossing Hawaiian, Silay to Silay City Plaza with female runner that covers the distance of 3.88 kilometers; from Silay City plaza to Barangay Bubog, Talisay with male runner that covers the distance to 3.41 kilometers; from Barangay Bubog, Talisay to Carlos Hilado Memorial State College/Dating Daan in Talisay with female runner that covers the distance of 2.95 kilometers;
From Carlos Hilado Memorial State College to boundary of Talisay and Bacolod City with male runner that covers the distance of 2.95 kilometers and from boundary of Talisay-Bacolod to DBP, provincial Capitol Road with female runner to run the distance of 3.46 kilometers.* (Cyrus M. Garde)