Race Director is back at Labor Day 30K
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(Unconventional Solutions and Labor Day 30K HQ) Labor Day 30K Founder is back in charge of the 14th Annual Labor Day 30K, after new race director resigned after only 9 months of service. The Huron Valley Athletic Club is proud to announce that Doug Klingensmith, founder of the Labor Day 30K is back in charge, after 9 month break, after Devon Kennedy resigned, unexpectedly. This 14th Annual Event is always the Saturday of Labor Day weekend, and is RCAA Regional Champion 30K Championship with it being one of only few dozen 30K in the USA and the only one in Tri-State (MI, IN, OH). Doug Klingensmith says, â After a short 9 month break, I fully recharged and excited to make the race better than ever and keep it fun and exciting for another 14+ years.â This year event is Saturday August 30th with a health and fitness expo at Baker of Milford on Friday, August 29 was you can register for this event. 30K Race starts at 8 AM and go to website, www.laborday30k.com for other events stat times and maps. New this year, â Cross Country Style,â 6 K Run, with 1 mile of trail and mostly dirt road, and certified today. -End of release- Background: This race almost never got off the ground back in 2001, as the founder had difficulty getting support and sponsors from the community and the Village and Township of Milford almost did not approve the race course. After some convincing the first 30K started as, â Bring your own water bottle and run 30K with Doug.â It had 50 starters and 49 finishers, but people loved the scenic course and the next year 2002 it became a part of the Michigan Runners, â Championship Race Series.â In recent years they have added a 10K Run or Walk and 30K Fat Tire Bike, along with the 30K Bikeâ 10K Run Challenge with participations being 700 to 900 with 100â s of volunteers. The Huron Valley Athletic Club, meets Tuesday night at 6 PM for runs, and was major contributor to the Village of Milford popular â Hike/Bikeâ trail. Proceeds from this year race will benefit: Milford Cross Country Team, Hot Team and Dive Teams just to name a few. Find out more on this race at www.laborday30k.com and you can even watch previous yearâ s videos. Race Director travels as living being a business owner, so easiest to reach at (248) 830-2935 and office is (248) 735-7000. He has also lived in the Milford community since 1996, and owns a historic house on Union Street.