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Fit and Fun Summer Series Coming to Presque Isle

| April 2, 2014

It’ll be an exciting summer for county runners, one that will provide plenty of opportunities to get involved. “People need to no longer travel to Portland in order to compete,” said Jonathan Kelley, the Owner and Race Director of Competitor ME. “Now they can stay here, sleep in their own beds, and also have their […]

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Sunday Saunter Winter Running Group

| January 19, 2014

You may have seen this group running down Main Street in Presque Isle, whether it is raining, snowing or freezing cold temperatures. Weather is not a factor though, when it comes to the avid runners of the Sunday Saunter Winter Running Group. “We just decided to take it, and have it be an opportunity for […]

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Nordic Trail Festival

| August 1, 2013

The 8th annual Nordic Trail Festival is returning with even more action than in previous years. Formerly called the Fat Tire Festival, this event is a celebration of community, trails, and lifestyle. “It’s grown and changed every year, this is by far our biggest year yet,” Event Director Michael Smith says. “So we’re pretty excited, […]

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Preview of the 2nd Annual Tri-Aroostook

| June 28, 2013

The sport of triathlon is making its way back to Presque Isle on June 29th, as more than 120 competitors will test their endurance and athleticism. News Source 8 sports reporter Jenna Callari has a preview of this year’s event.

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Local Athletes Tackle Triathlon

| July 2, 2012

Saturday¬†was a morning of swimming, biking and running as the 1st annual Tri Aroostook officially kicked off. Nearly 100 people competed either individually or as a relay team… Testing their athleticism and raising money for a good cause. News Source 8 sports reporter Jenna Callari has mroe.

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