Mothers Day marks start of Smithers running race season

Bulkley Valley runners should get laced up for the first Smithers running race of the year.

Next Sunday, May 8, will mark McBike’s annual 5 and 10 km Mother’s Day Run.

Registration for the event starts at 9:45 a.m., at McBike, with the race starting at 10:30 a.m. The entry fee is $15 for adults, $9 for teens, and $5 for runners under 12.

Proceeds from the event will go to the Canadian Diabetes Foundation, and there will be prizes for pre-registered runners.