'Corrent Fem Barça' runners / PHOTO: ÀLEX CAPARRÓS - FCB
251 ‘Run with Barça’ runners raced alongside other contestants in the 34th edition of the Cursa de la Mercè this Sunday. David Francome finished first among the Barça runners – he also won the first race of the season, in Poblenou – and he finished 12th overall with a time of 33:34.
Roger Roca and Carla Bertos
Close 16,000 runners participated in this edition of the Cursa de la Mercè, and the fastest male runner was Roger Roca (30:41). The fastest female runner was the 16-year-old Carla Bertos (38:32). The race also commemorated the 20-year anniversary of the Barcelona Olympic Games.