Extra! Extra! Read All About it!

Heh, did you see Monday’s paper? Okay so my photo didn’t make it to the local paper (Calgary Herald) but there’s a cool shot of Nikayla doing her little warm up dance before the race that made the papers.

It kind of looks like this shot that I took.

And heh, there’s a blurb in there about me & the family and why we do the race.


Nikayla Hopkins, 6, came with her mom and grandma. All three generations were dressed in head-to-toe pink — Nikayla ‘s fluorescent pink feather boa the icing on her ensemble.

This is the fourth year Nikayla and her family participated in the fundraiser. Last year, the young runner beat her personal best in the five-kilometre race with a time of 39 minutes and 30 seconds.

“It’s nice to be able to do something all together and it’s become a tradition for us,” said Nikayla ‘s grandma, Dawn Henry.


You can read the rest of the article over here.