Veterans run Nov. 14

Published 2:22 pm Friday, November 6, 2009

The annual Bainbridge-Decatur County YMCA Veterans Day Classic 10,000-meter, 3.1-mile run will be Saturday, Nov. 14, at Bainbridge College.

Registration will be from 7:45 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. and the run will get underway at 9 a.m. Registration fee is $20 and checks should be made payable to the Bainbridge-Decatur County YMCA.

The run, which begins and ends on the college campus, is flat and fast and goes through the Lake Douglas neighborhood.

Competition will be in 13 male and female age divisions, 14- and under, 15- to 19-, 20- to 24-, 25- to 29-, 30- to 34-, 46- to 39-, 40- to 44-, 45- to 49-, 50- to 54-, 55- to 59-, 60- to 64-, 65- to 69 and 70- and over.

All finishers will receive T-shirts.

Awards will go to the top male and female finishers, the top male and female masters who are over 40, the top male and female Decatur County finishers, and the top three finishers in all age divisions.

Awards will be presented at 10:30 a.m.

More information about the run can be obtained by calling Liv Warren at 243-0508.