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Participants run, walk to support Coventry schools

12/12/2013 - South Side Leader
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By Maria Lindsay

Photos: Scott Horstman
COVENTRY — Area residents took the cold in stride while taking in the scenery of the Portage Lakes during the Between the Lakes 5K Run/Walk, which took place Dec. 7 along the waterfront of North Reservoir and Long Lake.

The start of the event is shown top right, with participants ready to set off on the mark as race organizer Sean Fremon offers some final instructions.

The group is pictured above along the route.

Proceeds from the event will benefit the Coventry Schools Foundation for teacher projects and supplies in the Coventry Local School District, as well as scholarships for students.

Coventry Superintendent Rusty Chaboudy and his wife, Kelly, are shown middle right at a water station encouraging runners wearing bright colors.

Runner Bob Kenepp, of Goodyear Heights, is shown bottom right the finish line.

Prizes were awarded for both running and walking divisions.

For walk and race results, visit ohiochallengeseries.com and click on the “Between the Lakes 5K Run/Walk.”

— By Maria Lindsay

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