Havelock Charity Run Recap

Close to 900 people were confident that the course would be dry for the 38th Annual Havelock Charity Run. Unlike the previous two years, where as much as 2 inches of rain fell just before the race, this year that confidence paid off, and nearly perfect weather greeted the runners.The 10k race started promptly at…

Trails Update by Parks Coble

A Break from Detours? In the fall issue of FastTimes I lamented the long delays in completion of two construction projects—the Penny Bridges at Sheridan, which blocked the Rock Island Trail, and the Billy Wolff do-over on the north side of Capitol Parkway and 27th. The very day FastTimes appeared, the barriers came down on…

From the Desk of the President . . .

Wow . . . we just finished up with the 4th annual Uplifting Athletes Run. The Lincoln Track Club provided its race organization experience that enabled the Huskers’ Uplifting Athletes chapter to raise $34,200 for pediatric brain cancer research. The UNL Athletic Department’s Life Skills staff provided the organization effort that went into the marketing…

Lincoln Mile Recap

The morning of the 25th Annual Lincoln Mile was sunny and beautiful—a perfect morning for watching milers, trying your luck on mile trivia questions, and eating ice cream! The course had some new twists and turns but no construction—a huge plus. It’s a speedy tour of campus and a shocking realization for most that the…