Noel Hitimana from Ruanda wins the men’s 24 Trieste Halfmarathon with a time of 1:03.28, among the women, first Volha Mazuronak from Belarus in 1:13:56.
The half marathon has welcomed today in Trieste 1827 runners at the start, 82% from outside Friuli Venezia Giulia Region and 34% foreigners (15% more than last year), from 46 Nations.
Second among the men is Italian athlete Najibe Salami in 1:04:30, third Kenya’s Melly Joel in 1:07:45. Among the women, Cavaline Nahimana, from Burundi finished second clocking 1:14:00, third Italian Laila Soufyane with a time of 1:15:04.
Particularly enthralling has been Rita Giancristofaro’s arrival in Piazza Unità d’Italia who is back running in Trieste after the terrible accident on the Morandi bridge in Genoa.
The non-competitive 7km-long Generali Miramar Family, despite the wind and rain, has run smoothly.