Rockport – The 30th annual Mark Darroch Half Marathon and the James K Carlyle 5km run was held this past Saturday in Rockport.
Over 90 some people participated in either the half marathon or 5k runs.
The start/finish point was just outside from the Rockport Community Hall on the 1000 Islands Parkway, with the run route going east and back on the Parkway.
The overall winner of the half marathon was Chris Hague from Kingston with a time of 1:13:43.00. Second place went to Frankfors’ Kevin Beatty with a time of 1:18:06.00 and third place was Tim Gillespie also from Kingston with a time of 1:18:31.00.
The over-all winner in the 5k was Kingston’s Kevin Dunbar with a time of 17:54.00, followed by Jeff Lapierre from JUne Valley coming in second in a time of 18:02.00. Wayne Rice of Sydenham came in at 19:05.00 for third place.
The annual event is organized by the Brockville Road Runner Club.