LRC Mdina Glass 10K – 25th Anniversary Race

Ladies Running Club celebrated the 25th Anniversary of its namesake race on Sunday 11th October 2015.

Ladies have come a long way in quarter of a century! Local running scene has changed tremendously from the conception of the 6 mile race which LRC organised back in the day in order to have a race where women could participate. This year’s edition was proud to achieve a new record in number of race registrations: 507, and highest proportion (50%) of women participating in a local race.

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Overall winner and 1st Male was Andrew Grech, and 1st Female was Roberta Schembri.
1st LRC member and winner of Lina Borg Constanzi prize was Corinne Degaetano.

(prize collected by Cecilia Degaetano, one of the original members of LRC)

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For second year running LRC teamed up with Malta Marathon for the organisation of the race.

This year the chosen charity to be sponsored is Hospice Malta.

High winds presented an additional challenge to participants and the traditional doughnuts served at the finish line were all the more well deserved and eagerly enjoyed.

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Easy smiles after the race from original LRC founding members to most recent recruits.

Once again our warm Thank You to all the sponsors and volunteers who generously contributed to the success of the race!

Onwards and upwards – we hope to see you there next year!