Celebrate Global Running Day at this free social run on June 6

Celebrate Global Running Day with a free community run that starts and finishes at the Austin American-Statesman (File photo/American-Statesman)

 

Lace up your running shoes, people.

To celebrate Global Running Day on June 6, the Statesman Capitol 10K, Austin Marathon and 3M Half Marathon staffs are organizing a free social run and walk through Austin.

Choose from a 3-mile or 6-mile route, both of which start and finish at the west parking lot of the Austin American-Statesman, 305 South Congress Avenue.

Participants get maps, bottled water, nutrition bars, raffle tickets and high fives.

Meet at 6 p.m. and plan to depart by 6:30 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.

RSVP here.