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More than 400 compete in Adrian’s Owyhee Off-Road Challenge

Sarah Squires competes in the women's half marathon as part of the Owyhee Off-Road Challenge, held in Adrian on Saturday, March 26.(Angie Sillonis/Special to the Enterprise)

ADRIAN ­– A runner set a new record in the women’s half marathon Saturday during the Owyhee Off-Road Challenge.

More than 400 participated in the challenge.

Danielle Marquette of Nampa won the half marathon in 1:31:42, beating by two minutes and 44 seconds the record set in 2019.

The event, put on by the Adrian Sports Boosters, raised $13,000 for a new track.

Weather was ideal for the annual event and 125 volunteers helped staff the various routes, handle registration and assist at the finish line.

The Adrian Cloverbuds cheered runners finishing the event and volunteers came . . .