Evie Watt, kindergarten, and Lexus Shawcross, Grade 1, of Cherryville Elementary, hold hands as they take part in the district cross country run at DND Wednesday. (Lisa VanderVelde/Morning Star)

Cross country run cancelled

Next week’s cross country run in Lumby is cancelled

Elementary runners from all over the district compete in the run at the DND grounds on Wednesday.

Next week’s Monashee Run at J.W. Inglis Elementary in Lumby has been cancelled due to wet conditions.

According to principal Kathy Wickum the run will not be re-scheduled because of track and field events that are scheduled to begin.

 

Adam Saunders, of Hillview Elementary, gives it his all as he sprints to the finish beside Brennan Younker (left) of Coldstream Elementary in the School District 22 cross country run Wednesday at the DND grounds. (Lisa VanderVelde/Morning Star)

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