Local Happenings Categorized: Exercise

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 »

Mountain Lakes Triathlon – Guntersville, AL

Date: July 13 Time: 5:30 am – 12:00 pm Place: 1500 Sunset Drive Guntersville, AL 35976 ** This event has been named the 2019 USA Triathlon Southeast Sprint Regional Championship, Southeast Duathlon Regional Championship, and Alabama State Championship (Age Group & High School). ** This race was held for the first time 32 years ago at Lake Guntersville State Park. Now hosted in the heart of the City of Guntersville, don’t miss our fastest sprint triathlon… Read more »

The Cowtail Classic 5k – New Gloucester, ME

Date: Saturday, June 29th Time:  8:30 – 12:00 pm Place: Pineland Farms Outdoor Center 15 Farm View Drive New Gloucester ME 04260 United States This family-friendly 5K race will be held on the trails around Pineland Farm, beginning and ending at the Dairy Barn. The 5k race will begin promptly at 9 am with a kids fun run beginning at 8:45 am. Any and all participants are welcome for this race, although baby strollers are not… Read more »

The Longest Day 5K – Gray ME

Date: June 21, 2019 Place: Libby Hill Recreation Area Libby Hill Rd, Gray, Maine Come and enjoy the Libby Hill Forest Trails on the longest day of the year for a race through the trail system.  All proceeds go towards maintaining the trails. As always, there will be plenty of door prizes donated from local businesses.  Students race free! The 1K Kids Fun Run race starts at 7:00 pm and the 5K Trail Run starts… Read more »