Sneakers & Spurs Run Set for Friday Morning

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many as 500 people may gather on Main Street in downtown Sheridan Friday morning for the annual Sneakers & Spurs run.

Michelle Mandeville, who coordinates the event, said that's the usual number of entries.

She said people can still pre-register online up to noon Thursday. After that, pre-registration ends, but people can still register in person Thursday afternoon and Friday morning at The Sport Stop.

The race starts at 8 a.m. Friday. Mandeville talked about what attracts people to the event.

In addition to the 5K race, there's also a 1.5-mile walk.

Mandeville said a lot of people do wait until Friday morning to register for the race, and those that do must come to The Sport Stop.

hose who have pre-registered should go to the Foot of the Big Horns to pick up their supplies for the race.

Proceeds from the race benefit the Sheridan High School cross country track team.

Those who want to pre-register before noon Thursday can do so by going online to