Local Happenings Categorized: Exercise

Free ME from Lung Cancer: Save Your Breath 5K – Augusta, ME

Date: November 3, 2019 Time:  7:00 – 11:30 am Place: Kennebec Valley YMCA 31 Union St, Augusta, ME 04330 Come out to support Free ME from Lung Cancer! Choose between a 5k run on Augusta’s Rail Trail, or a walk in Capitol Park. A $100 cash award will be presented to the top overall male/female runners, with a $25 reward per top male/female age group. The first person to finish with a stroller will also receive a $25… Read more »

The Grahamtastic Connection: 9th Annual 5k Run and Walk – Springvale, ME

The Grahamtastic Connection Logo

Date: Sunday, October 20, 2019 Kids Fun Run Time: 9:15 am Race Time: 9:30 am Race Day Registration and Pre-Registration Packet Pickup Time: 7:45-8:45 am Place: Nasson Community Center 457 Main St to 21 Bradeen Street, Springvale, Maine 04083 The Grahamtastic Connection is a non-profit organization that provides free technology to children with cancer and other serious illnesses. This technology allows these children to continue their education during treatment, and stay connected with their family,… Read more »

Haunted 5K Run – Sedalia, MO

Date: October 19, 2019 Time: Check-in at 4 pm, the run starts at 5 pm. Place: Clover Dell 5301 W 32nd St Sedalia, Missouri, 65301 Ever wondered what it might be like to run for your life? Get the closest experience when you enter this unique 5k! While running this chase-race you’ll be wearing a flag football belt. There will be many hungry zombies out there who will want your flags. Make it over the finish… Read more »

The Pink Pumpkin Run – Guntersville, AL

Date: October 26th Time: 7:00 am Place: Guntersville’s Civitan Park 1130 Sunset Dr, Guntersville, AL 35976 The Foundation for Marshall Medical Centers is excited to present the 10th Annual Pink Pumpkin Run to benefit mammography and cancer services at Marshall Medical Centers. For almost a decade now, the Pink Pumpkin Run has been Marshall County’s premier running event featuring a 5K, 10K, 1 Mile Fun Run, early registration and packet pick up, music, children’s activities, and the… Read more »

Swann Covered Bridge Hike

Date: Saturday, October 26th Time:  9:30 am Place: Swann Covered bridge in Cleveland 1590 Swann Bridge Rd Cleveland CA 35049 Led by Sam Howell, the group will walk along the Locust Fork River from Swann Covered Bridge to Powell Falls. Easy to moderate hike. Hikers should meet Saturday morning at 9:30 at the Swann Covered Bridge in Cleveland. Please wear comfortable walking shoes, and dress for the weather. The hike is about a mile long each… Read more »