2008 Olympic Day Run A Success!

Waiting for the start

More than 300 runners gathered at the Ypao beach Park in Tumon to participate for the 2008 Olympic Day Run. This 5k fun run/walk day started at 6am, starting at the Hilton hotel side of the Ypao Beach park and ended at the GVB side of the park. 

The overall first place was won by Mr. Derek Mandell, Guam's own athlete who will be representing the island in the 2008 Beijing Olympic games on August 2008. Mr. Mandell finished the 5k with a finishing time of 16 min and 24 seconds. 2nd place goes to Christopher Magtoto with 17min. and 17 seconds and 3rd place is Mr. Matt Pangelinan finishing with a time of 18min and 33 seconds.


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