Damp, cold at Joe Earle Memorial races

TRENTON — It was a windy, wet and cold day on Monday for the 2019 Joe Earle Memorial Races. Youth was well-served as well-known local runners recorded wins: Cara MacDonald, Allie and Brianna Sandluck, Ethan MacDonald, Luke MacDonald and Conrad Robertson won races and division honours. Leanna MacLean, who is formerly from New Glasgow, also...

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Joe Earle Memorial race day May 20

TRENTON — It will be Zentner Family Day for the 55th running of the Joe Earle Memorial Road Races on May 20 in Trenton. Each year a group or individual is honoured with a day for community contributions in sports and other pursuits as a volunteer or participant for the races on Victoria Day. The...

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Large field for Joe Earle road races

TRENTON — More than 300 registered runners were greeted by nearly ideal weather conditions and the usual strong volunteer support by organizers at the Joe Earle Memorial Road Races on Monday in Trenton. Race director Vernon Earle said he was pleased with the number of runners. “Everything went great,” he said. “It was a beautiful...

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Gryphons win school award

TRENTON — North Nova runners combined to win the Courtney Malcolm school running award on Monday in conjunction with the 53rd annual Joe Earle Memorial road races. Peter Corbin, Breanna Sandluck, Allie Sandluck and Ethan MacDonald combined to win the award that goes to the school that amasses the most points based on top three...

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MacLennan wins Earle 5-K race

TRENTON – Dave MacLennan is still king of the road in Trenton. The legendary Scotsburn distance runner was overall winner of the five-mile race in a time of 29 minutes, 39 seconds to cap the 2016 Joe Earle Memorial Day races on Victoria Day. MacLennan was in the head pack from the starting line at...

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