Adventure race hits the ground running

Team 5, from left, Jerome Maury, Leland Macaire and Lou Hammerle, crossed their fingers for good luck at the start of a Tri-state race on Saturday, May 11, in North Canaan. Photo by Debra A. Aleksinas

NORTH CANAAN — There was no shortage of energy in North Canaan on Saturday, May 11, as teams of two raced to destinations in three states to complete predetermined tasks as part of an Adventure Race that began and ended at the Colonial Theatre.

Taking first place in the race (and also in community spirit) and receiving the $1,000 prize were Skip and Caroline Kosciusko, who gave their winnings to the second and third place finishers: Sam and Grace Lancto and Team Macaire, respectively.

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