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19
OCT
2015

Official results in: Amy 4th female, Chris 23rd male in West Virginia Trilogy

CIRCLEVILLE, W.Va. — The official results from the sixth annual West Virginia Trilogy showed Amy For Africa’s dynamic duo doing quite well. Amy Compston was fourth among nine female finishers and 23rd overall among 39 finishers while her husband, Chris, was 23rd out of 30 male...
17
OCT
2015

Wherever He Leads: AFA runners, FCI inmates run together in 5K

SUMMIT, Ky. — Amy For Africa tries to follow the biblical instruction of going Wherever He Leads. Last weekend, AFA traveled to the highest point in West Virginia at the Monongahela National Forest as Chris and Amy Compston completed the grueling 94-mile, three-day West Virginia...
11
OCT
2015

AFA duo conquer West Virginia Trilogy

CIRCLEVILLE, W.Va. –­ Sixty-seven brave participants signed up for the sixth annual West Virginia Trilog. By Sunday afternoon, after three days and 94 miles of running through elevations of up to 8,000 feet in the tallest mountains of West Virginia, only 25 were left standing....
10
OCT
2015

AFA running duo adds to storybook life

CIRCLEVILLE, W.Va. – A competitive fire burns deep inside of Amy Compston, who went into this weekend’s West Virginia Trilogy intent on either winning the three-stage race or at least being near the top when it ended on Sunday. She was in position to do just that after Friday’s...
09
OCT
2015

God ‘moves mountains’ for AFA runners

CIRCLEVILLE, W.Va. – When the running became difficult during the grueling 31-mile first day of the mountainous West Virginia Trilogy, Amy Compston knew where to turn. It’s the same place she turns for all her problems these days. “I started singing that song, ‘My God is a...
06
OCT
2015

Compston speaking at Fields of Faith on Oct. 14

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Amy Compston of Amy For Africa will be the speaker for the Fields of Faith youth event at Huntington High on Oct. 14. The event is being sponsored by Huntington/Tri-State area Fellowship of Christian Athletes. Compston, the face behind the mission that works...
06
OCT
2015

AFA running duo facing 94 miles over 72 hours

CIRCLEVILLE, W.Va. — Ain’t no mountain high enough. Amy For Africa runners Chris and Amy Compston may find that out this weekend during the sixth running of the West Virginia Trilogy, a grueling three-day stage race that takes runners 94 miles in 72 hours through the breathtaking...