Registration is now open for the Run with the Pride 5k, set for 5 p.m. Sunday, April 25, at Missouri Southern State University.
Sponsored by the Kinesiology Department, the race will start and end at the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center.
All paid participants will receive a T-shirt and medal at the end of the race. Special awards will be given for age categories at a ceremony following the race.
Registration is $15 for students; $20 for faculty, staff and alumni; and $25 for members of the community. Registration at the door will be $30.
To register, visit https://runsignup.com/race/MO/Joplin/mssurunwiththepride5k.
The annual event is sponsored by Mercy Sports Medicine, SMB, MSSU Campus Rec, FOX Sports and Downtown Lube. Funds raised during the event will benefit the Lori Pflug Endowed Scholarship.