The YMCA’s 12th annual Hodag Run for Your Life race is set for Saturday, June 23 at Hodag Park.
The half marathon, sponsored by Nicolet National Bank, will begin at 8 a.m., followed by the 10k, sponsored by Habush, Habush and Rottier S.C., at 8:45 a.m., the 5k run/walk and stroller division, sponsored by Superior Diesel, starts at 9:15 a.m. Routes for these races will run north through Pine Lake.
A free race for youth ages 12 and under, Chase the Hodag, sponsored by Rhinelander Kiwanis, starts at 10:30 a.m. All participants will receive a free T-shirt and a souvenir numbered bib. Parents are encouraged to run with their children or carry them on their shoulders.
New this year is a free kids carnival which will take place during the Hodag Run, from 9 a.m.-noon.
For preregistration and more information, call the YMCA of the Northwoods, at 715-362-9622 or visit ymcaofthenorthwoods.org or active.com and search Hodag Run.