Wolves X-C Running Series Wraps Up with Alumni Relay

Posted on 2011/10/23


Kristina Koersen-de Boer – Wolves Soccer

Under gorgeous Peace Country fall weather, the 2011 Wolves X-C Running Series wrapped up on Saturday afternoon at the Wapiti Nordic Ski Trails with the Wolves Alumni Cross Country Relay.


A total of 16 three-person teams took part in one of three races – the Elementary School  3 x 1 km, the Junior High School 3 x 2 km, or the High School/Open 3 x 3 km.

Bald, Brash, and Fast (Ross Greer, Steven Sharp, and Paul Oostra) took the top spot in the featured Mens/Mixed 3 x 3 event, clocking a total time of 41:43.  Meathead, Coach and Pinky edged out the Tundra Wolves in the battle for second and third.

Other category winners included

Elementary Boys – CCS Kodiaks

Junior High Girls – Wolves Soccer Runners

Junior High Boys – Thing 1 and Thing 2

Open Women  – Colourful Racers

The fastest 3 km legs of the day were run by a pair of College Wolves runners.  Duncan Farrow had the top mens time of 12:35 and Kayla Hardy was first among the women in 15:12.

Also on Saturday, the season series awards for distributed.  Grande Prairie and area 2011 Wolves Series overall winners included:

Masters Women – Leslie Proudfoot, Beverlodge

Open Men         Duncan Farrow, GPRC Wolves

Open Women   Kayla Hardy, GPRC Wolves

Junior High Girls   Brittany Duval, Eaglesham

Senior Elm Boys   RJ Chmelyk, Grande Prairie

Junior Elm Girls    Jill VanDerGiessn, Bezanson

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