The Running for Rescues 5K is a Running race in North Mankato, Minnesota consisting of a 5K.
Hello. My name is Erik Jensen. I am the founder and organizer of the Running For Rescues 5K. This event has been a long time coming. I've thought about it for years and finally approached BENCHS (Blue Earth Nicollet County Humane Society) late last year to begin the planning. I am so very proud and excited for this event and opportunity!
I have run several 5k's and volunteered at several races as well. With those experiences I decided it was time to pursue this dream to put on an event to benefit the wonderful BENCHS program.
My story begins with a rescue of my own.Keep Reading
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