The Appleton community is always full of events and attractions for its residents and the surrounding communities and this weekend is no exception. This weekend Appleton North High School will be hosting the Bret Younger 10K & 5K run and the starting line is right at Latitude 44 Apartments!
This years run will feature three different races. A 10K run/walk, a 5K run/walk, and a kids ½ mile fun run. This is truly a family fun event, fun for all ages, and fun for all levels of competitors. The 10K run/walk course will wind through picturesque residential areas of Appleton, including 2 miles on the scenic Apple Creek Trail before heading back for a stadium finish at Appleton North High School! The 5K run/walk will start and finish with the 10K participants. This 3.1 mile course is perfect for all ages and skill level of runners. Plenty of water stations along both courses to help keep the runners going on strong! After the conclusion of the 10K run/walk there will be the Kids ½ mile fun run! It will take place on the Appleton North High School 400 meter outdoor track!
At the conclusion of kid’s fun run the awards will be presented. Awards will be presented to the top three overall male and female participants in both the 5K and 10K. Awards will also be presented to the winner of each age group, age groups: 14 & Under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, etc.
This is truly an event for all ages and for a great cause. This year’s proceeds will be going to support the Fox Cities YMCA LiveSTRONG program. Now is the time to get registered, race begins at 8:00 am on July 14th! Come out and show your support for your community at this year’s Bret Younger run, starting line located at the entrance to Latitude 44 Apartments!