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Harsh winter weather forcing runners to race everywhere
Harsh winter weather forcing runners to race everywhere

Harford distance runners have had few opportunities to race during the harsh winter of 2015. Here's a summary of their few races over the past two weeks of capricious weather. Shawn Loper of Bel Air finished second in the Olympic-distance race of the Tri-Yas Triathlon last Friday. Temperatures were pleasantly warm where the race was held, in the United Arab Emirates. Esther Buchser of Bel Air traveled to Texas, where she and 8,850 other runners competed in the Austin Half Marathon. She placed second in the women's 65-69 age group. Harford County teachers Craig McLeod and Ben Krasnoff ran in the annual George Washington's Birthday Marathon Saturday in Beltsville –...

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