College's Christian athletes invite community to 'Run the Race'

Albion youth benefit as others exercise, thanks to "Running the Race" 5K Run/Walk set for Sunday, April 5, at 3 p.m. in Albion's Victory Park.

The event, sponsored by the Albion College chapters of Athletes in Action and Fellowship of Christian Athletes, will donate all proceeds to Albion's Recreation department. "It'll be a great day for the community, with everyone benefitting from this," said Albion College Chaplain Dan McQuown.

Registration for the event opens at 1:30 p.m. in Victory Park, with the race beginning at 3 p.m. Top three winners in each age division will be announced, and prizes for the top male and female in each age division will be awarded.

The pre-registration entry fee is $10 general, $5 high school/college students, and free for ages 15 and under. For more information, contact Jill Fuhrman, president of Albion College's Fellowship of Christian Athletes, at 231/613-480, or .