For the 17th time, Fortuna vibrated with one of the longest miles of the regional scene.
Avenida Juan Carlos I hosted this Saturday the start and finish of the XVII Urban Mile "Villa de Fortuna", returning to house a good list of the best athletes in the region and nearby, being also a year talisman for some of them , achieving - in the absence of official confirmation - new regional records in the distance.
One of them would be achieved by Caravaqueña Paloma Sánchez Sala in the absolute women's event.
The athlete of the Athletic Youth Elche was imposed with a time of 5:13, which would improve the absolute regional record of Wafiya Benali, with the 5:15 also achieved in Fortuna, on March 25 of last year.
For its part, the athlete of the Cave of Nerja - UMA Andres Palma would take the sub16 regional record, thanks to the 4:48 that improve the 4:54 of Ilyas Bouyaknifen, on October 27, 2017 in Alhama de Murcia.
Abdelaiziz Bensaidi, of the Vicente Aleixandre School (01:31), won the sub8 male race, with a sub10 victory, already at 1.609m.
of the mile, for the athlete of CA Nogalte - Home Puerto Lumbreras Bylal Fryhah (06:39) and winning in sub12 Miguel Alcaraz, of Alcaraz Group (06:17), as well as in sub14 his club mate Antonio José Ortega (05 : 55).
Adrián Abellán, from Cehegín Athletics, was the best sub16 (05:39), while Rafael Bermúdez, from UCAM Athleo Cieza, won in the sub18 category (05:31), winning the sub-level Andrés Palma, from the Cueva de Nerja - UMA ( 04:48).
Mohamed Katir, of the UCAM Cartagena, won the U23 category and was the best of that absolute mile (04:29), winning in the senior category Bruno Alfonso, of CA Nogalte - Hogar Puerto Lumbreras (04:48).
Already in veterans, the Alcaraz Group athlete José Antonio Alcaraz won in Master A (04:31), with a Master B triumph for Pedro López, from the Simply Runners (05:51).
In the feminine section, the sub8 victory was for Malak Farssani, of the CP Vicente Aleixandre (01:33), winning in sub10 Lucía Merino (08:43), with triumph sub12 for Oumayma Bensaidi, of the CP Vicente Aleixandre (06:23) and sub14 for Rocío Morote, from CD Hoya del Campo (06:38)
Alba García, from CA Nogalte - Hogar Puerto Lumbreras, won in sub16 (06:40), as well as UCAM athlete Athleo Cieza María Abad in sub18 (06:19).
Paloma Sánchez Sala, of the Athletic Youth Elche, obtained that senior and absolute victory with regional record included (05:13), while in veterans the best master A was Sonia Barrera, from CT Almería (06:10) and Yamilka González, from Urban Runners Club, it was in Master B (05:16).