Run with Carl is celebrating 25 Years!

That’s right, the annual Labor Day “Run with Carl” race is celebrating their 25th anniversary this Monday Sep 2 at Bettendorf Life Fitness Center (2222 Middle Road Bettendorf).

The Run with Carl is the primary funding vehicle for the Carl D. Schillig Memorial Fund which supports college scholarships for graduating Bettendorf and Pleasant Valley High School students.

The fun kicks off with the ½ Mile Fun Run at 7:30 a.m. with the 1 Mile Fun Run continuing at 7:45 a.m. Each of these fun runs are for children 12 and under only.

5-Mile Run will begin at 8:15 a.m. with the 5k Run/Walk taking place at 8:30 a.m.

To register for Run with Carl today, visit https://secure.getmeregistered.com/get_information.php?event_id=131181.

For more information, visit https://www.runwithcarl.com/ or follow Run with Carl on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/RunwithCarl/.

Get ready for some Labor Day fun!

Tess Abney is a freelance writer who was born and raised in the Quad Cities. She spends most of her time attempting to successfully raise three boys. In her free time, writing is her passion. Whether it is sharing local events and businesses with readers or sharing her thoughts on life, she finds comfort in the way words can bring people together.