MOUNT VERNON — Mount Vernon Colt Football is hosting its inaugural MVCFL 5K and Kids Challenge events on Saturday, July 13. Race-day registration for the 5K run will begin at 7 a.m., with the race beginning at 8 a.m. The Kids Challenge event will be held at 10 a.m. with registration and packet pick starting at 9 a.m.
The 3.1-mile run will start and finish at Yellow Jacket Stadium. The Kids Challenge event will take place on the MVHS practice fields and consist of at least 12 obstacles that will challenge children through tire jumping, rope hopping and tube crawling events. The kids will get wet and a little messy in this event that promises to challenge and encourage physical activity for the youth in our community. Children ages 4 to 14 years old may participate, and all participants that preregister for the 5K and Kids Challenge by Friday, July 5, will receive a free T-shirt.
Participants may preregister at MVCFL.com, DPtraining.com or the direct link to Premier Sports race registration at www.premierraces.com/viewevent.asp?eventID=773. For more information contact Rebekah Mullins at 397-1514.
Published on June 29, 2013