Gretna Days will soon be here and as part of the celebration, Resurrection Lutheran, along with Thrivent Financial, will again sponsor the 21st annual Resurrection Run on Saturday, July 27. The race is a 3 or 5-mile run through the streets of Gretna and starts at 7:00 am. A 3-mile walk starting at 7:00 am and a kids’ 1-mile run starting at 8:00 am are also offered. Runners may pick up packets the evening before, July 26, from 5:00-7:00 pm, or before the run on July 27th, at 6:30 am.
A breakfast will follow the race that morning at the church and is free for all participants. Drinks will be provided and all entrants receive t-shirts and participation ribbons. Cost of breakfast is $5.00 for the general public.
Proceeds from the event help sponsor youth and adult programs.
You can read about complete details, including routes and age divisions along with prizes awarded, and Register if you download/print the flyer here. You can also register online at Get Me Registered, but an additional small processing fee will be added.
If you’re interested in looking at the race and walk course, here’s the map for the 3 and 5 mile walk/run, and the map for the 1 mile route. The 3 and 5 mile courses will run the same route beginning at Church. the 3 milers will finish at the church after the completion of the south loop.
Volunteers are needed for the Run and the Breakfast!! Contact Doug Ayer, Eric Pinkall or email the Office at firstname.lastname@example.org if you can help!