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Virtual Pumpkin Run Deadline

Extended Until Halloween



LINCOLN, Neb. (Oct. 22, 2020) – The deadline to register and run in the 19th annual Pumpkin Run, which was recently changed to a virtual-only event, has been extended to Oct. 31. Those interested can register at PumpkinRunLincoln.com.

Under the virtual format, registered runners are invited to run a mile in a safe location and upon completion, post or email a photo to be entered into a drawing for a grand prize of a $250 VISA gift card or one of twenty $50 VISA gift card runner-up prizes. 
 
Additionally, all registered runners will receive a shirt and finisher medal, which will be shipped out beginning Oct. 26. Shipping is included in the $20 registration fee.  
 
More than 1,000 runners are registered so far, and several dozen have completed their mile and posted photos on the Pumpkin Run Facebook page
 
The Pumpkin Run is conducted by the Nebraska Sports Council. Allo Communications, Lincoln Pediatric Group and Home Real Estate are the presenting partners; Hohl Orthodontics is the medal sponsor. The Nebraska Sports Council is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization whose mission is to promote healthy and active lifestyle choices.
 

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