Runners run the N.S.-N.B. border at Cross Border Challenge
Published on June 24, 2017
Krista Harrison was one of the first runners to run from New Brunswick into Nova Scotia during the Cross Border Challenge Saturday morning. Harrison is from Halifax and was the first 10K woman runner to cross the finish line. She finished fourth with a time of 44:02.
AMHERST, N.S. – Close to 200 runners took to the streets and roads around Amherst to take part in the 9th annual Archway Insurance Cross Border Challenge Saturday morning.
The weekend of fun continues Saturday afternoon with activities at the Cumberland YMCA, and tonight there is a beer garden at Amherst Stadium featuring music by Big Fish. The event runs from 8:30 p.m. to 1 a.m.
On Sunday there is a pancake and sausage breakfast at West Highlands School from 8 to 11 a.m. Proceeds from the breakfast go to Fundy Youth Soccer.
Weekend activities are a project of he Cumberland Y Service Club, with proceeds going to the YMCA Strong Kids Campaign and other initiatives.
Results from the Cross Border Challenge are as follows:
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