VESTAL (WBNG) — The Vestal Coal House celebrated Valentine’s Day early on Sunday with its 7th Annual Run With Your Hun 5k.
The race is mainly a tandem event, where runners participate with either a significant other or a good friend. Prizes were given our for both the fastest times and the team that has the most Valentine’s Day spirit.
Organizers said the holiday is the perfect embodiment of everything that makes us human.
“Well, Valentine’s Day is all about love, you know? Love is huge, I mean it’s what life’s about. Everyone starts and ends with their hun, and it’s a fun race,” said Andy Mushalla, the events coordinator for the coal house.
In addition to the 5k, runners were also treated to fresh chili, hot chocolate and other refreshments at the end of the race.