Oman athletics: Jennings wins third race of MRR Zawawi Colas Summer Series
May 31, 2017 | 5:03 PM
by Times News Service
Participants in the third race of MRR Zawawi Colas Summer Series pose for a group photo.

Muscat: Emmet Jennings emerged the overall winner in the third race of the Muscat Road Runners (MRR) Zawawi Colas Summer Series here recently.

The race saw more than 60 participants turn out in the 40 degree heat for the 5k route around the two dams in Al Ansab.

After a stiff competition, Emmet Jennings won the overall title in a time of 18:19.

Ed Black took the second place in 19:49 while Nick Conlan settled for the third place in in 19:50.

Birgit Shultz was the first female in a time of 22:59.

The winner of the junior race was James in a time of 12:51 with Binet second in 14:35 and Lucy third in 15:55.

The organisers thanked the race directors, the volunteers for registration, water stations and photographs and the Summer Series sponsors Zawawi Colas for contributing to the success of the race.

The next race will be held in August.

Summer Series Race 3 results

Female Open: 1. Sally Hart 25:43; 2. Aga Agrocka 29:14; 3. Franzel Cilliers 29:51.

Female Veteran: 1. Birgit Schulz 22:59; 2. Helen Chappell 30:23; 3. Amanda Greenwood 32:12.

Male Open: 1. Emmet Jennings 18:19; 2. Ed Black 19:49; 3. Nick Conlan 19:50.

Male Veteran: 1. Saleh Wahebi 23:15; 2. Mike Hoffman 23:49; 3. Sunil Deshpande 24:37.

Male Super-Veteran: 1. Rob Borjal 33:32.

Female Super-Veteran: 1. Harsha Broota 38:42.

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