Northern Ireland’s Sarahjane Guiney wins Alicante 10k!


Alicante 10k 2017:
On Sunday 14th May 2017, Northern Ireland’s Sarahjane Guiney (Unattached) secured an excellent victory at the Alicante 10k road race in Spain, an event which attracted nearly 1,200 competitors.

The former junior athletics star won convincingly and despite the soaring heat and long course (reported to be approximately 10.6k), Sarahjane clocked 43:32 for 1st place; this was nearly four minutes quicker than her nearest rival, Spain’s Rosana Serrano Gonalez (2nd place – 47:19).

After the race, Sarahjane told NiRunning, “To win it was a surprise! I didn’t know what to expect and didn’t think the weather favoured me, it was warm out there. It was a great experience and I loved every minute of it.”

Full results for the event can be found HERE.