Staff photo/Hayley Day
                                Participants attend the medal ceremony after the race.

Staff photo/Hayley Day Participants attend the medal ceremony after the race.

Racers compete in 8.8K loop run at San Juan County Fair | Update

  • Mon Aug 20th, 2018 3:27pm
  • Sports

Editor’s note: An earlier version of this story listed the top three female winners, not the winners, overall.

Staff report

After 41 years, the 8.8K loop run at the San Juan County Fair brought about 130 racers out on Saturday, Aug. 18. Runners took the Turn-Point-Pear-Point loop to the finish line inside the fairgrounds. One runner had competed in the race for 37 years.

In first place, Nicholas Roberts finished in 31 minutes and 37 seconds, while Victor Capron finished in 33 minutes and 16 seconds and Claire DeVoe finished in 33 minutes and 26 seconds. Medals were given out for age groups after the race.

Xtreme Fitness was the premier sponsor for this Island Rec event. Visit www.islandrec.org for the full list of results.

 

Staff photo/Hayley Day
                                Participants attend the medal ceremony after the race.

Staff photo/Hayley Day Participants attend the medal ceremony after the race.

Staff photo/Hayley Day
                                Participants attend the medal ceremony after the race.

Staff photo/Hayley Day Participants attend the medal ceremony after the race.

Staff photo/Hayley Day
                                Participants attend the medal ceremony after the race.

Staff photo/Hayley Day Participants attend the medal ceremony after the race.

Staff photo/Hayley Day
                                Participants attend the medal ceremony after the race.

Staff photo/Hayley Day Participants attend the medal ceremony after the race.