Participants gather Tuesday for the Atomic City Road Runners weekly pace race on the new section of the Canyon Rim Trail. Courtesy photo
And they’re off! Courtesy photo
William Strother, 9, had a perfect prediction in the Atomic City Road Runners weekly pace race on the new section of the Canyon Rim Trail.
Other accurate predictors were: Uvaldo Hinojosa with a 8 second differential, Sanna Sevanto and Lyle Cunningham with a 10 second tie, Aurea Rojas at 12 seconds off and Ted Romero with a 13 second difference.
Zeke Wilmot was the top finisher in the 1 mile race at 7:28 and Roxana Candia was the first female recording a 8:19.
in the 3 mile distance Ryan Smeltzer had a 20:18 for best finisher and Nikol Strother was the top female at 21:49.
Next week’s race is 6 p.m. Tuesday, July 3 on the pollution control plant service road at the bottom of Main Hill Road (NM 502) turning left just before the NM 4 west junction to White Rock. 1 and 3 mile courses will be available.