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An early savings price is now available for The Biggest Loser RunWalk returning to Racine for a third year on Sunday, Sept. 21. This year’s event has moved from Festival Park to beautiful North Beach, 100 Kewaunee St.

The Biggest Loser RunWalk is a professionally timed half-marathon or 5k for all fitness levels. Dan and Jackie Evans, Season 5 alumni of the hit NBC-TV series, are your hosts. Bobby Saleem from Season 15 is also participating.

The race course follows the Lake Michigan shoreline — starting and finishing at North Beach Park. The half-marathon begins at 7:30 a.m. The 5k starts at 8 a.m.

The half-marathon is $90 per person, the 5k is $40 per person and the kids fun run is $15. Save $15 on the half-marathon or the 5k with the code RUNRACINE14 through THIS Friday, Aug. 29. Register at

All participants will receive a finishers medal, a commemorative T-shirt, a drawstring backpack and free downloadable race photos. There will be award divisions for runners and walkers.

Packet pick up is from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept 20 at North Beach Park. It includes a Wellness Expo and The Biggest Loser Q&A session. A 1-Mile Fun Run for kids ages 4 through 12, supporting the nonprofit Kids Fit Foundation, is at 2 p.m.

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