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West Texas Running Club sponsors 44th Firecracker Run

BROWNFIELD, TX (KCBD) -

This Fourth of July, the oldest continuously-run road race in Texas will take place for the 44th time.

2013 marks the 44th Annual Firecracker Fun Run, sponsored by the West Texas Running Club.

The race consists of a 3-Mile, a 10-Mile and a 1-Mile Elementary Fun Run.

Awards will be given for the Top Male and Female finisher in each race as well as 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners by age group. All Elementary Run participants will receive a medal.

Events take place in Brownfield at the Terry County/Coleman Park on Thursday, July 4 starting at 7:40 a.m.

You can also help out the Brownfield Boys and Girls Club by buying a kolaches or a sausage wrap.

For more information, or to volunteer for the event, contact Jim Harris at 575-370-4034 or visit http://wtrunning.com.

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