The motivation: Hot chocolate at the finish line!
Each runner was given a paper with their finishing position written on it...
..and encouraged by their school's coaches to get inside and warm up.
Proud parents, soggy child!
Then it was hot chocolate time, and bragging time!
The old drill hall... oops, Glenwood Center!
Awards were given to the top ten in each age group. That's Autumn standing at the stage and watching.
That's Autumn in the black, still at the stage. Watching the award to the winning school...
"See, my award..."
Most runners just changed shirts. Some parents treated their kids like Titanic disaster victims...
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