The Okanagan Nation ‘Spirit of the Syilx’ Youth Unity Run started May 31 in Revelstoke and ended yesterday in Westbank. The run wrapped at about 7:30 p.m.
This year’s run covered 235 kms.
The runners' path took them through the northern portion of the Okanagan Nation Territory.
Over 100+ participants took part in the three day event.
The race had the following goals:
- to create awareness of high violence and youth suicide in the Okanagan Nation
- to promte Nationhood among the Youth
- to promte healthy living.
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