Belgrade Bandits hold camp, 5K run on Saturday

Posted at 8:07 AM, Apr 03, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-03 10:07:39-04

Chet visits with Johnny Graham, head coach of the Belgrade Bandits, about Saturday, April 7, Bandit Camp. This year’s camp will also feature a 5K run with contributions going to HAVEN. Tanaya Carter, parent and board member joins the conversation.

From the Bandits’ website:

"Belgrade Bandits Run 4 Home 5k run/walk and kids’ fun run to benefit your local American Legion baseball team.  A portion (25%) of the proceeds from this race will be donated to Haven to prevent domestic violence. The race will be held on April 7, 2018, starting and finishing at Medina Field, home of the Belgrade Bandits. The 5k run/walk starts at 8:00 am and the kid’s race begins at 8:15 am. This is a baseball-themed race and runners are encouraged to wear costumes or apparel supporting their favorite teams. Prizes will be awarded for best fan support.  Registration fees for the 5k are $20 before March 25 and $25 thereafter up to April 4th.  Kid’s race registration is $10. The first 100 5k registrants will receive a t-shirt as will the first 20 kid’s run participants. Start and finish for both races will occur at the back of the baseball stadium on Spooner Road.  Participants are encouraged to park across Spooner in the high school soccer complex or along Spooner. Packet pickup will be held Thursday and Friday evenings from 5:30 to 7 pm at Medina Field, 700 Home Run Drive, Belgrade.  Packets can also be picked up on race day from 7-7: 30 am."