Going the distance

Published 2:23 pm Monday, November 11, 2013

A trio of Greenville residents celebrated Veterans Day weekend by competing in the 9th Annual Pensacola Marathon on Sunday. Pictured are, Amy Rowell, Jake Smith and Chad Edwards. Rowell completed the marathon in 4 hours and 12 minutes. Smith finished in three hours and 17 minutes, and Edwards completed the race in five hours and 14 minutes. (Courtesy Photo)

A trio of Greenville residents celebrated Veterans Day weekend by competing in the 9th Annual Pensacola Marathon on Sunday. Pictured are, Amy Rowell, Jake Smith and Chad Edwards. Rowell completed the marathon in 4 hours and 12 minutes. Smith finished in three hours and 17 minutes, and Edwards completed the race in five hours and 14 minutes. (Courtesy Photo)

A trio of Greenville residents celebrated Veterans Day weekend by competing in the 9th Annual Pensacola Marathon on Sunday.

Amy Rowell completed the marathon in 4 hours and 12 minutes. Jake Smith finished in three hours and 17 minutes, and Chad Edwards completed the race in five hours and 14 minutes.

The 26.2-mile race began at Veteran’s Memorial Park and ended next to the only replica of the National Vietnam War Memorial in Washington, D.C.