© Dave Mathieson - Cumberland News Now
Dedicated to the art of endurance running, runners recently received various awards, including first, second and third place awards for 2013, eight-run Cross Border Challenge Point Series: Runners receiving awards during the ceremony included: (front, from left) Alyson Fromm, Alexa Coleman, Shelley Carol-Dobson, Crystal Farrell, Victoria Vance, Bonnie Wilkie, Allan Theal, Gary Wilkie, Sheldon Morris, (back, from left) Chris Hill, Pat Farrell, Anthony Fromm, and Ken MacKenzie.
AMHERST - Runners who participated the 2013 Cross Border Point Series recently receive awards during a ceremony at the Cumberland YMCA.
The point series consists of eight runs, starting with the Spring Tune Up 5K run on April 13, continuing with the Cross Border Challenge on June 21-22, and wrapping up with the Amherst Pumpkin Run on Oct. 26.
Terry MacDonald, member of the Cumberland Y's Service Club and co-race director handed out the awards during the ceremony.
Award recipients are as follows:
Female overall standings:
1st place - Heather Griffins
2nd place - Shelley Carrol Dobson
3rd place - Kaitlin Conrad
Female age-group champions:
Zero to 29-years-old - Alexa Coleman
30 to 39-years-old - Victoria Vance
40 to 49-years-old - Sonya Fury
50 to 59-years-old - Bonnie Wilkie
60-plus - June Marsden
Male overall standings
1st place - Paul Thibodeau
2nd place - Sheldon Morris
3rd place - Anthony Fromm
Male age-group champions:
Zero to 29-years-old - Chris Hill
30 to 39-years-old - Mark Smith
40 to 49-years-old - Gilbert Leger
50-59-years-old - Patrick Farrell
60-plus - Terry Mosher