Running season begins
RACE • The competitive running season kicks off in a few weeks with the Calgary Police Half Marathon to be held on April 17 at Mount Royal University.
This will be the 31st annual event, which now also features a 5 kilometre run/walk.
For more information, visit calgarypolicehalf.com.
On the heels of the Police Half is the Sport Chek Mother’s Day Run & Walk (a 5K or 10K run and a 5K walk), to be held May 8 at a new location this year: Chinook Centre. It’s the 34th annual for this big event, which drew 22,000 participants in 2010.
To register, go to www. mdrunandwalk.com.