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The 1K Kids Run at the Beardsley draws 125-200 kids to run the course. SUBMITTED PHOTO

Kids’1K race is a family event

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One event at the Dick Beardsley Half Marathon and 5K that’s got the littlest of legs moving — and there are a lot of them — is the 1K Kid’s Run.


Depending on the year, race organizer Kim Bettcher said there are 125-200 kids participating in the race.

“We have siblings that will run together. It becomes a family event,” she said of the moms and dads who push the stroller with one kid and another is running beside.

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