The 3rd Annual ASTAR has begun in Soldotna today. At 9:15 this morning, Scott Gardner, Mark Eldridge, Hannah Morgan, Lisa Kosto, Eric Jewkes and Barry Wilson began the relay. The first leg travelled from Soldotna Post to the Sterling commercial truck scales. Excellent time was made by all with the last runner coming into Sterling by 11:30am.
Leg two began immediately, a run alond Sterling Highway, ending at the Skilak Lake Loop Road. Leg 2, Zach Stone, Jessica Jensen and Scott McCumby are running this leg.