There's no better time to end your 5K- or 10K-run hiatus than after Christmas. After all, you need to lose some of that holiday poundage. The day to begin your new postholiday running regimen begins with the Davie Police Athletic League 5K/10K Road Race on Sunday at the Bergeron Rodeo Grounds in Davie. Individual entry is $30 and $40 for the 5K and 10K races, respectively, and $25 to join an existing 5K team. Entry includes a silent auction and a dinner the night before the race at the Bamford Park Multipurpose Building at 3800 SW 92nd Ave. in Davie at 5 p.m.; it's $10 for the dinner only. Individual kids 12 and under pay $10 entry to compete in the 100-yard dash. The 10K race begins promptly at 7 a.m., and the 5K begins at 7:30. Registration closes at 11:59 p.m. Thursday (January 2). The first 500 registrants will receive a free event T-shirt.
First-place male and female overall winners in the 10K receive $500 and trophies, second place gets $100 and a medal, and third place receives $50 and a medal. The Bergeron Rodeo Grounds is located at 4300 Davie Road in Davie. Visit daviepal.org, call 954-321-2561, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sun., Jan. 5, 7:30 p.m., 2014