Yvonne Naughton running toward 2021 race round-the-clock
June 10, 2020
COVID-19 sidelined the much-anticipated Northern Lights round-the-clock race scheduled here last weekend, but event organizer Yvonne Naughton still managed to stay on track.
Naughton, a local physician and assistant La Conner High track coach, was at Whittaker Field on Saturday taking part in a virtual run fundraiser supporting the Seattle chapter of the NAACP and Campaign Zero, a police reform organization.
Naughton was to have coordinated and participated in a major endurance challenge here drawing top ultra-runners from around the nation.
But the virus crisis put the brakes on that....