THE Councillor for Sports, Víctor Bernabéu, announced on Monday the II Cross Orihuela, a regional championship, in Costa Blanca, for cross country teams that will take place on Sunday, February 16, from the Parque de la Mota of the Rio Segura from 9.30 am.
“After the last edition where more than 800 athletes from all over the province gathered, this time the II Cross will host the Autonomous Team Cross Championship. In addition to being included in the Autonomous Field Circuit through the Valencian Community,” said Bernabéu.
The event has three stages according to difficulty levels and three categories of free registration: Popular, Sub-8 and Sub-10. The runners will be able to participate in the 5600 metres beginning at 9.30am; from 10.20am it will be 800 metres and at 10.55am the 400 meters which is the lowest level.