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Horseshoe Competition, Running Events Upcoming
Runners young and old came out Saturday morning to take part in the Running of the Warriors. - photo by ANDREA GOODWIN / The Journal

Registration is on now for the Escalon Park Fete 2-mile and 10k runs, set for Saturday, July 13.

The 10k starts at 7:15 a.m.; the 2-mile starts at 7:30 a.m. and there will be post-run refreshments for all participants. Awards and a raffle will be held following each race as well.

Race day packet pick up begins at 6:30 a.m. and race day registration also opens at 6:30 a.m. and closes 30 minutes before each race.

Shadowchase Running Club is again hosting the event; log on to their website for more information or to complete an online registration form. This race is part of the Shadowchase 4 Race series.

The courses follow urban and rural paved roads and both runs are out and back, flat and fast.

Cost is $35 for the 2-mile, $40 for the 10k; price is $25 for kids under 19 in either race. The online registration is available at or call for more information, 209-324-2089.

The Escalon Lions Club is once again presenting the annual Park Fete Horseshoe Tournament on Saturday, July 13 at 12 p.m. at Main Street Park, 1771 Main St., in Escalon. Registration on the 13th begins at 11 a.m. at the horseshoe pit area. The tourney will have a double elimination format and is open to all comers.

Entry fee is $30 per team with cash prizes awarded to the top four placing teams. Those who wish to pre-register or have any questions can contact Greg at (209) 513-5707 or Nate at (209) 701-9880.