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Runners raise funds for chamber's scholarships

The race starts.

The race starts.

Marlborough – This year, 294 runners and walkers participated in the 19th annual Run for Fun 5K held June 19, beginning and ending at Wayside Racquet and Swim Club. Jim LeBlanc of Hudson finished first overall in 17:42. Tying as the first-place females in 22:12 were Jane Chitkara of Wayland and Alexandria Grimaldo of Marlborough. The race was followed by a poolside barbecue for the participants. Proceeds go to the Marlborough Regional Chamber of Commerce Scholarship Fund. For more photos, visit communityadvocate.com; click “Home,” then “Photo Galleries.”

Photos/Ed Karvoski Jr.

 

Racers listen to the national anthem.

Racers listen to the national anthem.

Jim LeBlanc of Hudson finishes first overall in 17:42.

Jim LeBlanc of Hudson finishes first overall in 17:42.

Approaching the finish line are (l to r) Jane Chitkara of Wayland and Alexandra Grimaldo of Marlborough, who tied as the first-place females in 22:12.

Approaching the finish line are (l to r) Jane Chitkara of Wayland and Alexandra Grimaldo of Marlborough, who tied as the first-place females in 22:12.

Alana Paul, a senior next school year at Marlborough High School, sings the National Anthem.

Alana Paul, a senior next school year at Marlborough High School, sings the National Anthem.

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