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PACE RUNNERS TAKE FORT-TO-FORT RACE

The 17th annual Fort-To-Fort Relay Road Race was challenging and fun for the teams that took to the roads of St. Croix on Sunday.
Nine teams of runners shared running the 15.5 miles from Fort Fredrik and Buddhoe Park in Frederiksted through the Rain Forest, mid-island and the north shore into Christiansted and Fort Christiansvern at the National Park Service.
The Virgin Islands Pace Runners team of Marlon Williams, George
Cannon, Sheldon Williams and Wallace Williams, was the official winner in 1 hour 38 minutes and 22 seconds, but not the team with fastest time. The team, The Road Runners, with George Jules, Lawrence Lockhart, Jabari Goodwin (short one runner for the final leg) decided to record a time with Jules coming back to run the last leg, ran 1:33.22.
The Untouchables, with Kent Bradbury, Warren Stansbury, Gunnar Sanden and Luke Frederick in 1:57.34 was second and No Stress, with Will Franks, Jo Shim, Alicea Lewitt, Shelly Anderson was third in 2:02.58.
Complete Results:
1.The Virgin Islands Pace Runners (Marlon Williams, George Jules, Sheldon Williams, Wallace Williams)–1:38.58; 2. The Untouchables (Kent Bradbury, Warren Stansbury, Gunnar Sanden, Luke Fredericks)–1:57.34; 3. No Stress (Will Franks, Jo Shim, Alicea Lewitt, Shelly Anderson)–2:02.58; 4. The Cane Gardners ( Claudia Lombard, Ryan Smith, Theresa Harper, John Harper)–2:05.16; 5. The Half-Marathons (Kevin Burton, Drew Villamagna, Van Wood, Louis Gomez)–2:07.48; 6. Coasters (Cathy Prince, Bill Hockensmith, Jon Mahony, Keith Pelletier)- 2:22.41; 7. Ram (Rey Ruiz, Earthla Arthur, Azaleah Galiber, Marie Elise Witmer)–2:29.19.
Special Category: 1. The Road Runners (George Jules, Jabari Goodwin,
Lawrence Lockhart, George Jules)–1:32.13; 2. Sista Act (Drew Villamagna, Andrea Morgan, Kevin Morgan, Angela Bradbury)–2:06.37
The next race on the V.I.Pace Runners Schedule is the 17th Annual Labor Day 5k Road Race. The race starts at 6:00 A.M. at Southgate on the East End Road in St.Croix.
For more information call V.I.Pace Runners at 777-0258 or click here.

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