Baldwinsville A group of students from Van Buren Elementary School participated in the MVP Health Care 3K Fun and Fitness Run as part of the 19th Annual Syracuse Festival of Races on Oct. 2. This was the third year that Van Buren students stepped up to the challenge under the direction of the school’s physical education teacher Daniel Vannatta. The run encourages students and their families to lead physically active lives. Students who took part in the race are (back, from left) Michael Allen, Luca Giannino, Cody Neish, Garrett Vannatta, Keaton Spindler, Carson Spindler, (front, from left) Natalie Doback, Myranda Dautrich and Jacob Neish. Missing is Owen Bauer.