Upcoming races in Oshkosh, De Pere
Midwest Sports Events of De Pere will hold the following events in Northeastern Wisconsin:
? The Color My New Year Run/Walk on Tuesday, Jan. 1, at Oshkosh YMCA, 3303 W. 20th Ave., Oshkosh.
The 5-kilometer event will start at 10 a.m.
Participants will be doused in bursts of color at each kilometer and the finish line.
To register or for more information, go to www.midwestsportsevents.com, www.active.com or call (800) 429-8044.
Proceeds from the event will benefit the YMCA Strong Kids Campaign.
? The Seroogy's Valentine Run/Walk in downtown De Pere on Saturday, Feb. 9.
The event will include 5- and 15-kilometer courses. Both races will start at 8 a.m. at Seroogy's, 144 N. Wisconsin Ave.
Registration is being taken online at www.midwestsportsevents.com and www.active.com or by calling (800) 429-8044.
Advance registration costs are $26 for adults and children 13 and older and $15 for children 12 and younger until 6 p.m. Feb. 8. Registration costs on the day of the event will be $35 for adults and children 13 and older and $17 for children 12 and younger.
Those who drop off their registration form at Seroogy's by store close at 9 p.m. Feb. 7 will receive $3 off the registration fee. There also is a $1 discount for registering a group of four or more.
All participants will receive a long-sleeve shirt, Seroogy's chocolate meltaway bar, coffee and hot chocolate and be eligible for race awards.
Winter Warrior road race Jan. 26
Desert Veterans of Wisconsin Inc. will host the second annual Winter Warrior 5K road race at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, at Mid Vallee Golf Course, 3850 Mid Valley Drive, Lawrence.
Registration is being taken on the Internet only through www.active.com and will close 24 hours before the event. All participants will receive a commemorative watch cap and a completion medal.
A limited selection of food and beverages will be available for purchase on site.
Potential snow and ice on the course won't be removed. Snowshoes are optional for the event.
Proceeds will benefit the nonprofit Desert Veterans of Wisconsin Inc. in support of its veteran-focused charitable efforts.
For more information, go to www.winterwarrior5k.com.
Bellin Run sign-up is under way
Online registration for the 2013 Bellin Run 10K in Green Bay started this week.
The 37th annual event will start in front of Bellin Hospital on South Webster Avenue at 8 a.m. Saturday, June 8, with a 6.2-mile run/walk through Green Bay and Allouez.
Adult online registration is $20 through April 30. All registrants will receive a 2013-style Bellin Run T-shirt.
The Bellin Run activities also include a half-mile children's run for ages 10 and younger at 6 p.m. June 7 at Astor Park in Green Bay. The registration fee for that event is $12.
To register, go to www.bellinrun.com and click on the Register Online tab. Registration also can be done for family members and friends by clicking on the Buy Registration as a Gift tab.