TRURO - The first event in the Hub Town Youth and Adult Cross Country Series is set for Saturday at the Wood Street Soccer Field.
The event, which is intended to introduce kids and their families to running, gets underway at 10 a.m. with a 600m run for four and five year olds. There are divisions and distances for runners of all ages up to 19 and over, which features a 5,000m run at 12:25 p.m.
The cost is $5 per runner and participants are asked to check in one hour before the start of their event.
There are two other events scheduled for Oct. 20 at the Bible Hill Rec Park and Oct. 27 on the Cobequid Trail, which invites runners to dress up in Halloween costumes.
For more information visit www.gotruro.ca.