Kicker: Half K race

NICK EICHER, HOST: Fun runs usually promote health and fitness—

AUDIO: Two … One … (horn blast)

But folks in Boerne, Texas went a different way Saturday— lots of fun and not so much run for those not in the best of shape.

The inaugural Boerne half K race stretched not quite a third of a mile with a halfway rest stop where runners could fill up on coffee and donuts.

Each finisher got a participation trophy and an oval half K sticker.

But the sold-out fun run had a serious side, too. Proceeds went to a local charity for underprivileged children.

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(Photo/Facebook Boerne 0.5K public group)

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One comment on “Kicker: Half K race

  1. Mark Steel says:

    Our local Young Life in Colorado Springs (actually North Springs/Monument) did a 0.0k race to raise money for kids to go to Young Life Camp.
    “All participants receive pancake breakfast, t-shirt, decal sticker, and a chance to win some fun door prizes!”

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