Joplin, MO - Over 400 Runners/Walkers started their New Year off right with the Chilly 5K Challenge held at the Joplin Family YMCA. Tuesday, January 1, 2013. This was a point to point race beginning at the Downtown Facility and ended at the South Facility where Chili was served to all participants!
Proceeds of this event benefited the YMCA's Strong, Strong Community Campaign that makes programs and services available to low-income families.This event is made possible in part through the generosity of Mercy, Freeman Health System, Missouri Southern State University, Sam's Club and Cybex International.
Thank you to all the participants, volunteers and sponsors for helping make this event a great success.