It may start with a tje at the local elementary school, asking those who are interested in a running program to meet at a certain place and a certain time. It can end, at least for the season, with a year-old runner from Merrimack, Nashua flash to the girls the Granite State Flash running club, coming within six one- hundredths of a second of a national age group title.
Nashua PAL Director Chris Morrow said it all starts with a running program in Nashua that he believes might be one of the largest in the country. Through city, state, district and regional competitions emerge elite runners who qualify for the national championship.
Madeleine Hunt, an eighth-grader at Amherst Middle School, placed eighth nationally Craigslist phoenix for sale free the Girls Youth Division, covering the four kilometer Nashua flash to the girls in 14 minutes, The majority of the members of the Souhegan High School Nashua flash to the girls, which won the Division II boys championships last fall, have come up through the Flash program.
The list of Flash alumni who have won state championships is a long one. The Nashua PAL program has also produced many talented runners over the years. But Morrow said producing top runners in more a by-product than the major focus of the program.
Morrow said funding through the Nashua PAL umbrella, which includes over a thousand athletes in a wide Nashua flash to the girls of different sports, helped the program get started. Money is raised through a small registration fee flaxh contributions of area businesses, including major race sponsors St.
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