Archive - Oct 25, 2013 - Sports Article
BOTKINS — Many families bond around an activity, hobby or event that they enjoy doing.
For some, it may be traveling, boating or hunting.
For members of the Flora family in Botkins, they bond and learn through running.
The mother, Tina, 41, and the father, Matt, 44, each run on their own, as Tina runs on her own to stay in shape, while Matt competes in events every so often.
Tina has run the longest event of anyone in the family, having run a 50K marathon before.
BOTKINS — Cameron Flora and Chloe Flora are having virtually identical success in 2013 during their sophomore years.
The twins’ respective cross country teams qualified for the regional meet last Saturday after districts.
Cameron and Chloe earned placed third overall in their respective Shelby County Athletic League meets Oct. 12.
They were each third individually at districts also.
Cameron described what he believes Chloe’s strengths are as a competitive runner.