Eduardo Garcia Sets New V.I. National Marathon Record

Virgin Islander Eduardo Garcia competed in the Bakline’s McKirdy Micro Marathon in Rockland Lake State Park, NY, on Oct. 14, the Virgin Islands Track and Field Federation announced in a press release Monday.

Eduardo Garcia sets new record time for Virgin Islands. (Photo by JPorter photo)

Garcia ran the marathon and set a new V.I. national record of 2 hours, 17 minutes and 9 seconds, placing 22nd overall, according to the release.

Eduardo Garcia races to the finish line. (Photo by JPorter photo)