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Hearts race at 4th annual Valentine Run in Amherst


AMHERST – The fourth annual Valentine Run attracted more than 176 runners, joggers and walkers Saturday morning. The start was at West Highlands Elementary School, with the half marathon started at 9 a.m. and the 10K, 5K, and 3K runs started at 9:15 a.m.

The Valentine Run is part of the Amherst Winter Carnival, which continues Sunday and Monday, Heritage Day.

Amherst Valentine Run Results: Name, chip time, (home)

Marathon (Top Ten)

Kip Jackson – 1:21:35 (Sackville, NB)

Sheldon Morris – 1:30:14 (Springhill)

Rock Francoeur – 1:35:39 (Moncton)

Kent Beattie – 1:36:14 (Amherst)

John Bowser – 1:36:39 (Summerside, PEI)

Marcel Comeau – 1:40:21 (Moncton)

Doug Tingley – 1:43:19 (Oakland, NB)

Fred Bailey – 1:47:49 (Amherst)

Colin Gillis – 1:49:21 (Antigonish)

Sarah LeBlanc – 1:49:21 (Antigonish)

10K (Top 10)

Daniel Quinn – 44:02 (Truro)

David Enman – 42:14 (Thomson Station)

Gisli Sigtryggsson – 48:27 (Amherst)

Sonya Fury – 51:48 (Aulac)

Shelley Carroll – 52:14 (Amherst)

Victoria Vance – 52:13 (Amherst)

Oskar Sigtryggsson – 52:34 (Amherst)

Melina Ammaturo – 52:47 (Halifax)

Keith Brannen – 55:28 (Enfield)

Tomasso Pavesi – 55:44 (Amherst)

5K (Top 10)

Matt Walsh – 17:51 (Victoria, BC)

Colton Caballero – 19:02 (Amherst)

Chuck Dixon – 19:01 (Sackville, NB)

Derrick Priest – 21:06 (Belmont)

Christian Goldie – 21:23 (Amherst)

Cameron Stevens – 21:27 (Amherst)

Dennis Hoar – 23:09 (Riverview, NB)

Nathan McIver – 23:54 (Pugwash)

Mark Peck – 24:07 (Bedford)

David McLeod – 24:42 (Oxford)

3K (Top 10)

Michael Fainshtein – 18:34 (Amherst)

Lilly Sanderson – 18:56 (Pugwash)

Jocelyn Landry – 19:28 (19:28) (Warren Grove, PEI)

Charles Delorme – 19:44 (Amherst)

Kevin LePage – 19:55 (Amherst)

Connor O’Brien – 20:24 (Amherst)

Tony Wood – 20:33 (Amherst)

Anna Wood – 20:34 (Amherst)

Julia Allaby – 20:28 (Amherst)

Julie Derrick – 21:26 (Amherst)

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