Sold out Miss Miles welcomes 700 entries

NEW GLASGOW – Carol Curley has been the Race Director of the Miss Miles five-kilometre fun run for its entire seven years. But this year was special as it was in memory of her mother, Edna Boucher, who passed away last November. Boucher was always a big supporter of all Johnny Miles running events as...

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Curley aligns fitness, visitor appeal

NEW GLASGOW — Terry Curley can draw a parallel between what the Johnny Miles running events offer and how they attract participation from Pictou County and beyond. Curley says there is a connection between what he called the emerging potential of sports tourism and the achievements of the running events that led to the recent...

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Turkey Trot draws 300-plus

NEW GLASGOW – Nearly 350 people took part in the pre-Thanksgiving dinner Turkey Trot on Sunday in New Glasgow. Runners and walkers gathered at Glasgow Square for the morning event that started and ended there. Registration was closed after numbers reached 300, but about 40 others were signed in prior to the event. The Turkey...

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Huge crowd for Miss Miles run

NEW GLASGOW – Another sold-out Miss Miles fun run is a gratifying thing for its organizers. Race director Carol Curley said she was pleased with the turnout and with how the event has become a fixture for many of the participants over its five years. “It was great,” Curley said. “”When we started Miss Miles,...

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