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...]

“Fun Run” Comes to Art & Apples Festival

Get a healthy start to the this years’ Art & Apples Festival at the First Annual Healthy Kids Fun Run sponsored by HealthPlus of Michigan. The fun starts at 8:30am in Rochester Park on Saturday, September 7, where kids ages 12 and under will gather to run the north loop of the festival. Paint Creek Center for the Arts and HealthPlus of Michigan have teamed up to offer this new activity in the   park the weekend of the festival, “We’ve talked about incorporating an “exercise” component to … [Read more...]