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Finish line for Youth Unity runners

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.

Check out their Facebook page for more details.

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