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Annual Memorial Day Road Race Will Be Held

May 19, 2007 – The 24th Annual Memorial Day 2-Mile Road Race will be held at 6 a.m., on Memorial Day, May 28. The race is in memory of Andrew Edwards, founder of the Finmen Ocean Swimmers, founding member of the Virgin Islands Triathlon Federation, long-time coach of the Bad News Bears Little League Team and a member of the V.I. Pace Runners. It is dedicated to men and women who have died in war for their country.
Registration begins at 5 a.m., at the V.I. Family Sports & Fitness Center. The course will run from Beeston Hill to Christiansted. Awards will be made to the top male and female finishers and to the school with the fastest team of five runners per team.
For more information, call V.I. Pace Runners at 643-2557 or e-mail: wallacewilliams@msn.com or visit: www.virginislandspace.org

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