IRON MOUNTAIN - Registration continues for the second annual Iron Mountain Road and Trail Half Marathon which will be held Saturday, Sept. 14.
In support of the event, race organizers have announced a spirt contest for local businesses and homeowners.
Businesses with the most enthusiastic or creative "Road and Trail Half Marathon" inspired window or lawn display will receive a trophy prize and recognition on the race's Facebook page as well as in a press release to local media outlets.
Interested participants should contact Lisa Villringer at firstname.lastname@example.org for inclusion in the judging.
Additionally, in an effort to encourage community involvement and provide encouragement to runners, homes and businesses along the race route are urged to show their support via signs, cowbells, cheering, etc. on race day. The most spirited home will receive a Visa gift card.
A map of the route and information on the race can be found at www.imrthalfmarathon.org Proceeds from the race benefit the Dickinson County Cancer Loan Closet.