Alex Wright Wins Prestigious Lugano Trophy 20K Race Walk

Alex Wright had a superb indoor season and has now brought that form to the outdoor.  Over the weekend Alex won the prestigious Lugano Trophy – 14° Memorial Mario Albisetti  20K race walk in  Switzerland, joining a very illustrious list of previous winners. Alex won in a new PB of 1:21:19,  34 second clear of his nearest rival, Tom Bosworth of GB.

Alex states that “I am thrilled to start my outdoor season with a win at the prestigious Lugano Trophy over the 20km and setting a new persobal best. Now back to training as I look forward to my next race in 2 weeks.”

Alex was recently presented with the  Cork City Sports Athlete Of The Month award for January.


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