NMU Hosts Community Run for Special Olympics

Tuesday 5, 2017

Northern Michigan University will host a community Law Enforcement Torch Run/Walk for Special Olympics on Tuesday, Sept. 12. The Law Enforcement Torch Run (LETR) is the largest grassroots fundraising effort for Special Olympics International. Michigan's program generates financial support for more than 23,000 athletes who compete in Special Olympics in the state.

The walk will start at 5:30 p.m. and the run will start at 6 p.m. Participants will begin at the Superior Dome and finish at the NMU Jacobetti Complex.  

The cost is $25 and includes a T-shirt. Register online at firstgiving.com/miletr/marquette17 or on the day of the race at 5 p.m. at the Superior Dome. For more information, contact Carl White at (906) 235-4060.

Doug Lindblom
Student Writer