It was sun and clouds and 16 degrees.
The Dunk River Run at Central Bedeque Arena. The loop course on Rayner Rd, Ross Corner, Freetown Rd, Mill Rd, and Dunk River Rd.
Scott Clark won the race and Jennifer Pizio-Perry for the top female.
I finished in 46:01, beat my race time 5:11 faster than 2009 Dunk River Run and came in 3rd out of 68 runners. I won the 3rd Place Overall trophy and Male 20-29 1st place medal.
Official Result: 3rd out of 68
11.667Km / 7.25 Miles in 46 minutes, 1 second
2006 Dunk River Run ~ 2005 Dunk River Run ~ 2004 Dunk River Run
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Clark, Pizio-Perry top runners in
Dunk River Road RaceJason Simmonds/Journal Pioneer
Scott Clark of Summerside approaches the finish line of the 34th annual Dunk River Road Race in Central Bedeque on Sunday morning.
Clark, 47, had a time of 41:55 in what he termed perfect running conditions Sunday morning. Leo McCosham (43:19) and Alex Bain (46:01) rounded out the top-three finishers.
Jennifer Pizio-Perry of Greenmount won her fourth women’s title in a row, setting a course personal best time of 50:12. She was 10th overall. Allie Keedwell (52:06), 15th overall, and Brenda Benson (53:27), 18th overall, followed Pizio-Perry in the women’s division.
Overall, 68 runners participated in the 11.667-kilometre run.
See complete story in Monday’s Journal Pioneer.