Registration is open for the Second Wind 5K run to be held at 8 a.m. Saturday, April 26 beginning on the LoanMart Madera Speedway track in the Madera District Fairgrounds.
Proceeds from the 3.1-mile timed race will benefit the Madera Rescue Mission and the Madera County Food Bank — two agencies that give people in need a second chance, organizers say.
“As runners or active people we need a second wind to finish a race, and the mission and food bank give people their second wind in the form of a shower and place to sleep or a box of food,” said race director Barbara Leach.
Registration is available at www.SecondWind5K.com until April 24. The cost is $25 for adults and $20 for children 10 to 17...