The 13th Annual Forever Young Run & Walk is a celebration in memory of Charlie Young, an avid runner, cyclist and outdoorsman, and includes a 3 mile run/walk and a 6 mile run. Please join us for a fun event with a beautiful view, breakfast burritos, and coffee at the base of the Sandia Mountains in Placitas.The course is cross-country, on rolling hills in a pinon/juniper area along the Bernalillo Watershed Road. Sponsored by the Albuquerque Road Runners Club. A portion of proceeds benefits the Placitas Community Library.
Only No-Shirt Option Available
Your registration now will be $20 with no shirt. Sorry - all the shirts have already been claimed.
Both events begin at 9 am. Register now for $20, no shirt (sorry, all the shirts have been claimed). Race Day registration on-site will be $25 with no shirt. In honor of Charlie, who always raced without a shirt, participants who run shirtless (not topless) will receive two dollars back at the finish line.
To get there, take I-25 north from Albuquerque to Exit 242, and head east for 2.1 miles on Highway 165. The start is approximately half a mile east of the Homestead Village shopping mall, on the south side of the road. Parking is along the shoulder on Hwy 165.
Shirts and bibs will be available for pick-up on Race Day at the start area.
Prizes will go to the top male and female in each race, and to the first three finishers (male and female) in each of the following categories: Under 20, Ages 20-29, Ages 30-39, Masters (40-49), Grand Masters (50-59), Seniors (60-69), Geezers (70+)
Local time: 5:56 AM