NEW ROCHELLE, NY - The Iona College men's and women's cross country / track & field teams volunteered at this weekend's Paine to Pain trail half-marathon held in lower Westchester County. The 13-mile event began at the Thomas Paine Cottage on North Avenue, spanned the towns of New Rochelle, Larchmont, Mamaroneck, Scarsdale, and Eastchester before ending at New Rochelle High School. The event was organized by the Sound Shore Runners and Multisport Club.
Iona's student-athletes assisted race organizers with the distribution of water to participants in the race. The team also directed runners through the course as well as assisted local law enforcement with its traffic duties.