“Run for the Lobster” 5 & 10 K event takes place in New Glasgow this weekend

Posted at 9:27 am on July 6, 2017 | Filed Under: News, Sports

An annual tradition in the New Glasgow is happening this coming weekend. The “Run for the Lobster” is a 5 & 10 K event consisting of Two Loop Courses.

Johnny Miles winning the 1926 Boston Marthon

The race is named after legendary marathon runner Johnny Miles of Sydney Mines. In an interview done by station General Manager, Kenny Farrell, Miles describes one marathon he ran in using ‘special shoes’:
Run the Lobster happens this Sunday with the runs starting at 9:00 AM. This is the 4th of 5 running events that happen in New Glasgow each year.