TRURO – A Colchester County runner used the recent P.E.I. Marathon to qualify for the world famous Boston Marathon in the spring.
Tanya Munroe completed the course, which takes runners along the Island’s North shore and into downtown Charlottetown, in 3:48:48. Cornwall P.E.I.’s Jen Nicholson was the top women’s finisher in 3:00:15.
There were also several other Colchester County runners at the Island event.
Dave Huelin finished in 4:01:29 while Terri Kerr tripped the clock in 4:28:07. Eric Manuel rounded out the Colchester contingent in 4:53:54.
Kris Taylor of New Glasgow was the overall winner in 2:41:28.