NMU Hosts Law Enforcement Torch Run

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Northern Michigan University will host a Law Enforcement Torch Run—a community run, walk or bike event—to benefit Special Olympics Michigan on Tuesday, Sept. 14. 

The walk will begin at 5:15 p.m. Runners and bikers will begin at 5:30 p.m. The start location is NMU's Superior Dome. Participants should check in at 5 p.m. 

The cost to participate is $30. The cost includes the annual LETR shirt. Register online at give.classy.org/runweek2021

Special Olympics Michigan provides year-round sports training and athletic competition for children and adults with intellectual disabilities. Money raised through The Flame of Hope Community Runs will be used to support athletes in the State of Michigan who compete year round at no cost. The event aims to help to raise funds and create awareness for those with intellectual disabilities.  

Media Contact: Kenneth Love, NMU Public Safety Institute, klove@nmu.edu or 906-227-1408. 

Prepared By

Jill Vermeulen
Student Writer

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