The 5K and Muskie Mile fun run will be held on Saturday, May 7th at the Muscatine High School. The 5K begins at 8 a.m. and the Muskie Mile begins at 8:45 a.m. A special appearance will be made by 2016 Miss Muscatine, Kaylee Jones. Miss Jones is a 2013 graduate of MHS.
Jonah Terry, 2015 MHS Graduate, designed the race logo for the shirts when he was a student at MHS. More recently Mr. Terry, a Visual Content Producer with Sculpt in Iowa City, designed the race posters. All students are encouraged to get involved. There is a $2.00 discount for the registration fee for students. Be sure to list the name of your school.
This event is designed to promote physical fitness within the community of Muscatine and the Muscatine Community School District. All proceeds from this fundraiser will filter directly back to MCSD students. Funds will be designated to support physical education, student wellness, and continuing education scholarships through the Muscatine Community Schools Foundation. Special awards will be presented to the business and MCSD School with the greatest participation.
Registration forms are available at each school or you can print a registration form by visiting the Muscatine Running Club website at: http://www.machlink.com/~muscatinerunningclub/ and clicking on the calendar tab. MCSD Race for the Schools is the second race in the Grand Prix Circuit competition in Muscatine. Online registration is available at: https://secure.getmeregistered.com/RaceForTheSchools. Registration fees increase after April 25, so register now!