Walk and run for international relations

March 7th, 2013 at 11:46 am by under Latest Posts

A student group promoting peace through one-on-one international connections of young people has opened registration for a walk-or-run event to raise awareness.

The “Pace for Peace” 5K and 10K events are sponsored by the Project PeacePal group at the University of New Mexico.

The group describes itself as pen-pal and service-learning organization with programs in the U.S. and seven countries in Asia and Africa.

The event–5K and 10K runs and a 5K walk begins at 2 p.m. on April 6 using the Albuquerque Academy trails.  Check-in opens at 1:15 p.m. in the Hoffmantown Baptist Church parking lot.

Registration is $20 for adults and $10 for children and can be done online (search “Pace for Peace 5K and 10K”).


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