Beardsley Runners Take To Detroit Lakes Streets Saturday
Carol McCarthy | Sep 6, 2019 AT 8:01 am
DETROIT LAKES, MN--Expect traffic impacts around Detroit Lake Saturday morning for the running of the 24th Annual Dick Beardsley Half Marathon, 10K and 5K events in Detroit Lakes. Race organizers have changed the start and finish area to the Kent Freeman Arena on Rossman Avenue and the 1/2 marathon runners will run the opposite direction, clockwise, around the lake this year. Event organizers and safety officials urge motorists to drive with care as runners will be on roads in town and around the lake for a good part of the morning beginning at 8:00 am.
The Detroit Lakes Public Works and race organizers also give a heads up to motorists that the intersection of Legion Road and West Lake Drive will be closed between 8:00 am and 10:00 am.