On a chilly, foggy, and cloudy Saturday morning, onlookers and runners from all over the Lower Kuskokwim School District gathered at the sand pit in Bethel to compete in a cross-country race.
Transcript, An Audio Postcard:
(Runners jog about, sounds of many moving feet)
Despite the cold, wet weather, students from across the Delta warmed up for the race in the opaque morning sun before the starting gun. The starting gun even had a little trouble getting going.
(Starting gun fails, laughter, and then goes off.)