The sport in Xàbia is again in luck. From today Sunday, the town has a new champion of Spain. The lucky one is an athlete who has picked the fruit of all his effort, the athlete, José Manuel García Barragan The xabiero has participated in the Spanish Master Marathon Championship in Logroño and has been proclaimed national marathon champion in the Veterans + 35 category.
The Athlete Llebeig Athletics Club Xàbia The test has concluded with a great time: 2 hours, 29 minutes and 45 seconds.
The performance of the Xàbia athlete has been impressive. In the absolute classification it has been second, behind the winner of the race, Miguel Ferrer Muro, of the Ferrer Sport Club, which finished the test with a time of 2 hours, 29 minutes and 9 seconds. Ferrer was proclaimed champion of Spain Veterans + 40.
The third classified was Antonio Amilcar Perea Correa, belonging to the Udat Talavera Club, which is in the same category as the xabiero athlete. His goal time was 2 hours, 32 minutes and 36 seconds.