Small feet, far distances: Hundreds of kids complete the 9th annual Let’s Move McAllen Kids Marathon – The Monitor

  • Among the hundreds of kids preparing to run the last mile of their marathon commitment at the McAllen Convention Center, 10-year-old twin sisters
  • “I get up in the morning for a run and ask the ‘whos coming?’ and they both get up,” said Isabel, who also works in health and medical administrative services at the Doctors Hospital at Renaissance.
  • Cynthia Ramirez, 2, reaches for her mother’s hand during the Kids Marathon on Saturday Jan.19, 2019 in McAllen.
  • This was something to see how we could bring kids, parents and our community together to bring awareness of our obesity problem in the Valley,” said Reyna, who is also a member of the McAllen Kids Marathon committee.

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