Posted: June 23, 2014
On Sunday June 22, the annual Mango Go for 42 Challenge had its wrap up event on the streets of Miramichi West. Three hundred and eighty-six area elementary school students travelled 2.2 kilometers on foot completing a total of 42.2 kilometers, accumulated over the last month - completing a Marathon. The event was held in conjunction with the annual Rock 'n Run road race and was supported by MANGO and ASD-N and involved elementary schools in the Miramichi area. Based on a per capita basis Gretna Green Elementary School won the trophy for greatest participation. All participants were encouraged to continue to make physical activity part of their daily lives.