ZEDRICK Borja came up with a solid performance in his final race in the 13-14 age category, winning the Alaska Fortified Swim-Run on Saturday in Subic Bay, Zambales.
Borja finished the 400-meter swim and 3-kilometer run event in eighteen minutes and twenty-one seconds.
Jose Tayag placed second, clocking 18 minutes and 40 seconds, just a second ahead of twin brother Juan Miguel.
“Every race na nagpa-past, mas nagiging competitive po ako at ang mindset ko po nag-iiba na din.Surely, mamimiss ko po ito. Ito po yung naging base ng pagstart ng career ko and Ironkids.”
Lady Samantha Corpuz of La Union topped the 13-14 girls category with a time of 19:04.
Lahinah Digermo was second in 22:04.6 followed by Princess Patilan in 22:26.2.
Michal Lozada won the 11-12 boys with a time of 12:46.1, edging Kristoff David (00:13:23.1) and Rolando Escat (00:13:43.1).
Aubrey Tom clocked 12:41.9 to win the girls’ 11-12 division followed by Kira Ellis in 14:04.9 and Gerice Oyaman in 14:25.3.