Muddy Heroes Run
3K Muddy Heroes Run Set for June 14 at I-80 Speedway Kids get down and dirty to support Completely KIDS. Omaha, Neb. – May 1, 2014 –The 2014 Muddy Heroes Run, www.muddyheroesrun.com, a fun and challenging three-kilometer (3K) run through the mud, water, dirt and 20 obstacles will be Saturday, June 14, beginning at 10a.m. at the I-80 Speedway, 13903 238th Street, Greenwood, Nebraska. Registration is online only and the deadline is May 31. The Muddy Heroes Run is for children ages 5 to 16 and benefits Completely KIDS, according to organizer Jeff Muhlecke. The 2013 Muddy Heroes run attracted nearly 1,000 runners who didn’t mind going home covered in mud. “Last year the kids told us they wanted more obstacles, so we doubled them from 10 to 20. Half of the obstacles will be water and mud-based,” Muhlecke said. Groups of runners are sent through the course in 20-minute intervals. The last wave will start at 2:40 p.m. Volunteers will be available to help the runners. Parents of young children are invited to run along to help with the obstacles, take pictures and videos. Children can register as solo runners or as a team. Teams can be two or more runners. There is no limit to the size of the teams. Solo runner registration is $35 and $30 for each member of a team. Runners receive a Muddy Heroes t-shirt, medal, race bib and “tattoo”. Completely KIDS www.completelykids.org, develops youth and their families through Out-of-School Time and Family Strengthening programs in communities where they live. The organization addresses intergenerational poverty, and assists children and families in gaining the knowledge, skills and support that will empower them to overcome barriers to their success. Programming focuses on developing Safe, Healthy, Successful and Connected KIDS.
13903 238th Street, Greenwood , NE 68366