Unity run planned in Opelika

A "Two by Two Unity Run" is scheduled for March 29 in Opelika, Ala.

It is sponsored by Envision Opelika's Race Relation/Cultural Diversity Task Force.

Proceeds will benefit the Opelika Character Council, the Miracle Field and Keep Opelika Beautiful's Garden in the Park.

There will be 5K begining at 8 a.m. and a 1-mile run at 9:30 a.m. There will also be a 1 mile fun run/walk/wheel.

Pairs of runners of different races or cultures are offered the opportunity to be linked together at the wrist promoting teamwork and building relationships.

The run will be at Muncipal Park in Opelika.

Day of the race registration will be at the Opelika Municipal Recreation Center parking lot.

Applications may be obtained at www.auburnrunning.org or www.envisionopelika.org.

For more information, call 334-705-5138.