Duluth Kidney Walk Gets Underway This Weekend, With New Location
The 2014 Duluth Kidney Walk is here and this time in a new location. Every year the event has been held at the beautiful Bayfront, this year Lake Superior College is hosting the event on their modern campus.
Lake Superior College is located on 2101 Trinity Road in Duluth. The Check-in is at 9 AM in the cafeteria, then the Walk will Start at 10 AM. | Walk Start: 10 AM
There will be snacks, health and wellness activities, entertainment, and more. This will be going on prior to the Opening Ceremony and Walk Start at 10 AM. Parking is free in the large parking lot. You can register other walkers and also turn in remaining checks and cash.
To get a t-shirt, Walkers who raise $100 each will receive an Official Kidney Walk T-shirt. Walkers who raise $1,000 will receive an All Star T-shirt. Teams that raise $1,000 will get Kidney Walk Bags for their entire team. You will get tickets for these incentives at the Check-In table, and you can pick them up at the T-shirt table.
The walk will be as long as you want it to be. It is non-competitive and all walkers can choose the distance and speed. There are two measured courses, one is a mile and the other is 5k, all routes are paved, strollers are welcome and all routes are handicap accessible. There will be food and beverages, photos will be taken.
The Walk is rain or shine and everyone is encouraged to dress in layers.
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