Milla Sagrada Familia and race The 5 Miles

Carlos Alonso and Solange Pereira are in the International City Trophy of Barcelona

24 April, 2016

The athlete from Valdemoro Go Fit, Carlos Alonso, has been imposed with authority in male category and has been awarded the Trofeo Internacional Ciutat de Barcelona - Gran Premio Gaudí SPORT, the professional series of the Milla Sagrada Familia, which organizes the Claror Foundation, and that took place this morning around the temple of the Sagrada Familia in Barcelona.
Carlos Alonso (4: 15) has been imposed in a finishing line in the men's series after making a big sprint in the final meters that allowed him to beat Marc Alcalà (4: 16) and Adel Mechaal (4: 17) who have completed the second and third position respectively.
Carlos Alonso was very satisfied with his triumph and said to the media that "I knew that in the end it would be adjusted and that if I played my cards I would have options." This year's winner also wanted to highlight the festive atmosphere and the good organization of the race. "I really like to run here and I hope that in the future I will continue to invite you because the Holy Family Mile is fantastic."
Solange Pereira has already won five wins in women
Solange Pereira He has shown a year more than the queen of the race in Barcelona and has managed to revalidate the title for the fifth consecutive year. The athlete of Club Athletic Track Bikila, with a time of 4: 42 has had to strive much in the last meters and has been imposed in a finalized end. In second place finished Esther Gerrero (4: 46). The New Balance runner has also completed the circuit with a time of 4: 46. The third classified has been Laura Méndez (Playas Castellón) who has given the surprise of this year with a brand of 4: 48.
Popular series
The popular series of the Sagrada Familia Mile have gathered more than 2.000 athletes and consolidates a year more like the urban mile par excellence of Catalonia.
To check the classifications of all categories and the complete classification of the International Ciutat de Barcelona Trophy visit
Successful participation of the race 5 Miles
Prior to the popular series of the Sagrada Familia Mile, the second edition of the 8.30 Miles race was held at 5 hours with a circuit of 8 kilometers. In this first year, there were 186 riders.

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