Salnave fifth-grader wins Bloomsday poster design contest
Work to be used to promote Fit for Bloomsday-Fit for Life children's training program in area schools
Bloomsday founder Don Kardong stood in the Salnave Elementary School commons surrounded on three sides by enraptured students. While a few might have been focused on the former Olympic distance runner and National Distance Running Hall of Fame member, most of their gazes were glued to what he held in his hands.
Kardong was holding up a poster he told students and teachers at last Thursday's assembly was "magnetic" and would be attracted to the person who drew it. As he slowly turned counterclockwise, showing the poster for the 2014 Fit For Bloomsday-Fit for Life running program, students st...