The first Thursday night trail run took place May 8th under sunny skies.
There was a bit of a nippy breeze, but that didn’t deter 13 runners from coming out to the Magnusson trails on Grey Mountain.
The course was just approximately 6.5 kilometres long and took runners on the scenic trails overlooking Riverdale before heading back towards Grey Mountain and the Bugaloo bike trails, winding back to the start.
Stephen Dynes was the first across the line with a time of 25:09.
Here are the results for the May 8th Sportslife Trail Run:
1st Stephen Dynes, 25:09
2nd Kenji Tatsumi, 27:32
3rd Nancy Thomson, 31:23
4th Ed Peart, 32:12
5th Darren Holcombe, 32:20
6th Thomas Dodge, 36:43
7th Terry Boone, 38:14
8th Nicole Hulstein, 39:04
9th Carolyn Coombs, 39:36 (detour)
10th Keith Lay, 40:54 (detour)
11th Lena Nielsen, 43:07
12th Tracey Taylor, 43:13
13th Lorna Weeks, 47:33
This week’s run takes place on the Long Lake trail, a scenic and varied single-track looping around the lake.
It’s about 7.5 kilometres long and is ranked as moderate. Meet at the Long Lake day use area on Thursday, May 15th. The run starts at 6:30 p.m.
The Sportslife Trail Runs take place every Thursday until October 23, when it culminates with a championship trail run.
Whitehorse minor soccer
High Calibre Contracting 4
Alpine Bakery 3
Michael Hare, Adrian Hawkings, Shannon Thompson and Belgie Nunez scored for High Calibre, and Reanna Lemoine took the MVP nod.
Alpine’s scorers were Dakota Couch, Owen Hedstrom-Langford and Felix Bouchard. Fatima Javed, who hustled and made a number of key stops, was named MVP.
Mic Mac Toyota 2
Pine Plumbing 1
Jesse Latoski netted a pair for Mic Mac, and the MVP was Marissa Morin-Perreault. Pine Plumbing’s lone goal was scored by Alex Ordonez, and Anna Smith took the most valuable player award.
Bumper to Bumper 3
Dave’s Cleaning 2
Kelsey Smeeton, Trevor Hannah and Theoren Richards scored for the Bumpers, while Twigg Stimson was named top player.
Ian Wintemute and Cole Pereria scored for Dave’s, and Katie Lowey was named MVP.
The Deli 5
Eldorado Ranch 3
Deli scorers were Jono Runions, Jorey Bauer, Andrew Scoffin, Savannah Goodman and Louis Kedzoira. Eldorado’s scorers were Tanner Borsa with one goal and Trygg Jansen with two. The MVP was Ristan Annau.
Boston Pizza 1
Woodhouse Business Consulting 1
Trent Pumphrey scored for Boston Pizza, and Braeden Paun-Burnett took the MVP nod. Woodhouse’s Mike Burnett scored, and Rachelle Kinvig was named player of the game.
MVP’s, star player awards:
Coates Services Yukon — Ewan Halliday, Charlie Hawes
Coldwell Banker — Zachary Zimmerman, Brett Walchuk
M&M Meatballs — Jamie Bhullar, Seth Carey
Lake Laberge Lions Club — Aaron Rich, Josh Keamy
Envirolube — Logan McKay, Janessa Bekar
Eagles — Ben Shier, Rowan Kingston
Silver Spoke Adventure — Mary Londero, Micah Taggart-Cox
Soccer tots (Monday)
Best kickers, most enthusiastic player awards:
Sandors Selects — Seth Bennett, Helene Maguire
Renates Slapshots — Olivier Paldy, Aliyah Sprokkreeff
Yukon Powder Hound Kickers — Aleix Sarin Toews, Kamryn Williamson
M&A Yukon Inc. — Hugo Burgess, Curtis Cash
Chocolate Claim — Samuel Mather, Alan Johnson