ST. GEORGE’S, November 22, 2016 – St. David’s Track Blazers dominated the 2016 Grenadian General Insurance Half Marathon held over the weekend.
The race took participants from Corinth Government School through Red Gate, Westerhall, Calivigny, The Cliff, Woodlands/Springs Junction, Grand Anse Valley, Grand Anse, Belmont, Lagoon Road, the Carenage, Melville Street ending at the National Athletics Stadium Car Park.
At the completion of the event Kennisha Pascal and Reon Radix were the winners in the female and male categories respectively.
In the female division Pascal finished in a time of 1:37:25.9 ahead of Kellie-Ann Alexander (Grenada Christian Academy) 1:51:02, Tanya Visser 1:51:49, Eden Wanke (SGU) 2:10:25, Kaira Daniel (SDTB) 2:16:55 and Deslyn Bartholomew 2:29:20.
On the male side, Radix (SDTB) crossed the line in a time of 1:24:1 ahead of team mate Sherwin Paul (SDTB) 1:26:30 with Tallan James of Beacon Southern Pros (BSP) 1:28:40, Bernard Joseph (BSP) and Nathan Hood (BSP) 1:34:40.
This year there was a 10K component of the event which attracted over 30 athletes under 15 years of age.
Kayshia Dominique (SDTB) won the female category in a time of 52:30.24 ahead of team mates Kadisha Debellotte (SDTB) 53:52.61 and Kevilha Lumpriss (SDTB) 53:53.09