This image shows a man running on Rivers Street in the Other Big Apple Road Race in Boone, NC, on October 25, 1986. The five-mile race was sponsored by Appalachian State University (1967-current) and Bud Light®, and raised $1, 846 for the Appalachian State Foundation. The race had 370 participants, including several groups from Appalachian State, novice runners, and a group from the English Department dressed as Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. This image appears in the 1987 Rhododendron (p. 365).
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