Running Just for Fun!

WatsonvilleKidsRunningClubCoachConnie Guerrero and Ivan Renteria are doing something for the kids in our community to get them interested in running, and they’re making it fun!

Connie Guerrero created the Watsonville Kids Running Club last November with the hope of getting children and teenagers in her hometown to, as she put it, “get the heart pumping, lungs breathing hard and legs moving.” It is her way of making a stand against childhood obesity.

Please read the entire article by clicking here. The article appeared online in the Santa Cruz Sentinel on October 16th by Juan Reyes.

WatsonvilleKidsRunningDayofDeadThey are planning their first ever Day of the Dead Run, a 1 and 5 kilometer race. This event will be the club’s big fundraiser of the year, with proceeds funding the club and providing proper running attire for children in need.

Day of the Dead Run

1K or 5K Run
November 2, 2014
Pinto Lake County Park
757 Green Valley Rd., Watsonville
You can register for the run by clicking here.


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