Brooksie Way introduces new kids races, run for young athletes with disabilities this year

So your son or daughter is not a marathoner just yet. That doesn’t mean they can’t feel like one next weekend as the sixth annual HealthPlus Brooksie Way marks the turn of another fall season. Youngsters are now invited to run in the new set of races just for kids and young athletes with disabilities. Parents can cheer on their young runners without the time crunch of their own race, as kids events will take place Saturday, Sept. 28, prior to adult races on Sunday. “It’s kind of … [Read more...]

Get your groceries and Brooksie Way application at Kroger

Walkers and runners who want to participate in the 2013 HealthPlus Brooksie Way just got an easy way to enter the family of races. The Kroger Co. of Michigan is distributing applications for the half marathon, 10k and 5k races in 128 of the chain’s grocery stores stretching from Bay City to the north and Monroe to the south. Kroger is the sponsor for the half marathon race. Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson is thrilled with the new partnership. Besides distributing the … [Read more...]