Sandersville Elementary's Sharks on the Run

5K, Other

Event Date

Sat, May 14, 2016


Lexington, KY

About This Activity

5K and 1 Mile Fun Run is to help raise money for Sandersville Elementary. Sharks on the Run began in 2010 as a club for third grade girls who want to exercise and learn about healthy eating habits. This club was the brainchild of Mrs. Kitchen, a third grade teacher at Sandersville. She came up with the idea for the club because; "I never learned about exercise at an early age. I also wanted to get some exercise, and I thought that exercising with kids would motivate me."  Since 2010, hundreds of students and racers have participated in this annual community event.

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