Veteran runners Jonathan Pido and Hedda Riola were in high spirits before the end of 2016.
This developed after the two runners won the year-ending 2016 Rizal 55K Ultra Marathon held December 29 and 30 from Tamayong Prayer Mountain to People’s Park in Davao City.
Pido, a member of Team Titans won the men’s division after finishing first with clocking four hours, 51 minutes and 59 seconds.
The next three places in the division was won by Chang Palmes (5:03.21), Percebal Montiabucio (5:52.22) and Michael Lopez (5:58.6).
Riola for her part won the women’s crown after clocking 5:36.49.
The next three places went to Irene Tan (5:57.27), Gigi Castillo (6:20.37) and Virgenia Tumapon (6:28.20).
The champions received Amihan Hydra Pacl, Soleus watch, finisher’s shirt, trophies and medals. Romeo Braceros