‘Miles’-stone achieved

Runner Billy MacEachern completes 100th marathon — the Johnny Miles Eighty-five thousand miles or approximately 136,795 kilometres. That’s the approximate distance Billy MacEachern has run in his lifetime. So far. To put that into perspective, that’s the equivalent of running 24 hours a day for two and half years. Father’s Day wasn’t the event he...

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25’s a magic number

PICTOU — Few people can claim to have celebrated 25 years of marriage by running their 25th marathon together. Christina and Bruce G. Murray have completed such an achievement. They did it recently by running a marathon in Greece. “The Athens Marathon was our 25th marathon together, and our 25th wedding anniversary,” Bruce said. “It...

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