Mahaska County YMCA Announces 1st Annual Freaky 5k Event
Oskaloosa, – On Saturday, October 27, join the Mahaska County Y and co-sponsor Clow Valve Company, as they host the 1st annual Freaky 5k Run/Walk and Kids’ Fun Run. The Freaky 5k, a community event focused on fun and fitness, will showcase the Kids’ Fun Run on the Community Stadium track at the Lacey Complex at 8:00am, with the 5k race to follow at 9:00am. Participants can expect the Freaky 5k to be one to remember, with not only refreshments and awards after, but a costume contest for runners who began and finished the race in their costumes!
Executive Director of the Mahaska County Y, Dawn Collins, commented that ‘the Freaky 5k is a fantastic opportunity for people in Mahaska County and all of Iowa to come share in the fun and the excitement of both these races. With this year’s venue being the Lacey Complex’s Community Stadium, the Y and co-sponsor Clow Valve Company have found a perfect location to host the Freaky 5k.”
To register for the Freaky 5k, or for information regarding any other Mahaska County Y programs, please stop by the Y at 414 North Third Street in Oskaloosa or contact the Y at 641.673.8411. Additional facts about the Y and the Freaky 5k are also available at www.MahaskaYMCA.org.