Wednesday Races Off and Running

Weekly Events Open to Kids of all Ages

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Wednesday night at the races opened to a huge turnout at Duluth East High School.

Hundreds of kids and parents were on hand to take part in the event put on by The Young Athletes Foundation and Grandma’s marathon.

Runners and wheel chair athletes ranged in age from newborn to 14.

Wheelchair athletes and Children 6 and under complete a 1/8 mile course, 7-10 year old runners are challenged with 1/4 mile, and 11-14 year old runners complete a 1/2 mile. 

Wednesday Night at the Races will be held at a different location, every Wednesday until August 26th, weather permitting. 

July 29th the event will be held at Lincoln Park Middle School, beginning at 6 p.m.

 

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