YMCA Run/Walk Saturday

MARQUETTE – The YMCA of Marquette County will sponsor its 14th annual YMCA Run/Walk at 8:30 a.m. Saturday. Events will include a 10-mile and 10k run, a 5k run/walk, a 1-mile youth run and a toddler trot.

Beginning at 8 a.m., Pine Street will be closed from Fair Avenue to Lakeshore Boulevard. Pine Street is expected to re-open by noon.

All events will start at the YMCA, turn north on Pine Street and continue north along the multi-use path. The 5k race will go to a point shortly north of the Dead River Bridge and return to the YMCA along the same route.

The 10k race will follow the 5k route but continue to Presque Isle Park, following the road to the breakwall, then exit the park and run to the dead end of Island Beach Road before returning to the multi-use path and the YMCA.

The 10-mile race will follow the 5k route but continue to Presque Isle Park, following the road to the breakwall, then the road to the pavilion, then exit the park and run to the dead end of Island Beach Road. The 10-mile race will repeat the run to the breakwall, pavilion and dead end before returning to the multi-use path and the YMCA.