---- — LONDONDERRY — More than 1,400 runners kicked the new year off by participating in the 14th Annual Millennium Mile on New Year’s Day.
Makopa Rugabirwa, 21, of Concord was first across the line, running at 4:07.
Second-place finisher Antoine Gisore, 23, of Rindge was right behind him at 4:08.
Third-place finisher was Aaron Yoder, 27, of Lindsborg, Kan., at 4:13.
For the women, Joanna Murphy, 28, of Cambridge led the pack in 4:36.
She was followed by 23-year-old Sydney Fitzpatrick of Billerica at 4:40.
Finishing third for the women was Sarah Lagasse, 23, of Jaffrey at 5:08.