MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) – Gospel music blared as runners crossed the end line throughout a run, stroll and well being truthful Saturday morning.
In the course of the Madison Gospel 5k and 10k, runners of all ages got here collectively to help one another’s well being and wellness journeys.
“To have the ability to come out and rejoice one another, regardless of the circumstances, regardless of you what you consider in, however we want secure areas for household to come back collectively, congregate collectively and have a good time,” Madison Gospel Founder Uchenna Jones stated.
A whole bunch of members, together with Lieutenant Gov. Mandela Barnes, gathered at Penn Park to take part within the family-friendly occasion.
Jones stated along with supporting group well being, the occasion promotes native household companies.
“We help a whole lot of mom-and-pop organizations, Black and brown companies. So this is a chance to rejoice our greatness, however do it in a household setting and to help one another on our well being and wellness journey,” Jones stated.
Jones stated the fifth annual occasion will happen at a brand new location subsequent yr.
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