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11th annual North Boroughs YMCA 5K race is this Saturday; registration still open

| Monday, July 16, 2018, 2:30 p.m.

There’s still time to sign up to participate in the 11th Annual North Boroughs YMCA 5K/1 Mile Fun Walk on Saturday in Bellevue.

The event, which begins at 8 a.m. with a Fun Walk followed by the 5K at 8:15, is being held in honor of Jack Downey, who dedicated 44 years of his life to coaching student athletes in the north hills area in sports such as track and field, football, basketball and wrestling.

Downey coached in the Northgate School District and for the Avonworth-Northgate Co-op Team. He died from a brain tumor in 2016 at age 66.

The deadline to sign up is 9 a.m. on Friday, July 20.

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