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“Run” your own future: keep your resolutions this year

“Run” your own future: keep your resolutions this year

Lina Pyon, Staff Writer

January 14, 2016

According to most websites, losing weight and adopting healthier eating habits is the top New Year’s resolution. And according to Time it is also the top commonly broken resolution. So why do so many people make this trite resolution and end up breaking it? Two simple reasons: no motivation and n...

Mahesh leads One Step for Eight fundraiser

Mahesh leads One Step for Eight fundraiser

Jamie Kimbrell, Staff Writer

September 24, 2015

By Jamie Kimbrell Staff Writer @jaynicole2015 One Step for Eight, a non-profit organization run by Coppell High School sophomore Riya Mahesh, hosted its second annual 5K and Fun Run benefitting the Diabetes Hands Foundation, an organization providing diabetes care for people in developing countries. The event...

One Step for Eight hosts 5K for developing countries

May 28, 2014

By Gabby Sahm Staff Writer On June 7, the organization One Step for Eight is hosting a 5K run to help raise money and bring awareness to diabetes in developing countries. They consist of 20 eighth graders from Coppell Middle School West that all join in  the fight against diabetes. The 5K and Fun Run will both be held at Andy Brown Park at 7:30 in the morning. CMS West eigh...

Sidekick Strides for Life 5K to be held Saturday

Sidekick Strides for Life 5K to be held Saturday

March 20, 2013

By Jordan Thompson Staff Writer On Saturday, The Sidekick and Taylor's Gift is hosting the first Sidekick Strides for Life 5K and Fun Run at Andy Brown Park East to raise awareness for organ donation. The race begins at 8 a.m., and same day registration opening at 7 a.m. at the pavilion. There...

Sidekick and Taylor’s Gift 5K registration open

February 20, 2013

By Jay Carroll Staff Writer The Sidekick Strides for Life 5K and 1-mile fun run, which also benefits Taylor's Gift, will be taking place on Saturday ,March 23 at Andy Brown Park East. Registration for the 5K is $30, which includes a T-shirt, racing bib and a finishers certificate. There will also be re...

Sidekick staff picks up the pace in 5K planning

Sidekick staff picks up the pace in 5K planning

November 30, 2012

Editor's note: Due to a lack of registered participants, Saturday’s Sidekick Strides for Life 5K and Fun Run at Andy Brown Park East will be rescheduled for a date later in the school year. Payments will be returned to all who have registered. The Sidekick apologizes for the inconvenience and a...

Finish line approaches for Run to Fund registration

April 18, 2012

By Jay Carroll Staff Writer On May 5, there will be a 5K and one mile fun run available for students, teachers, citizens or anyone who would like to participate in the "Run to Fund". This event is hosted by the Coppell Education Foundation. The 5K and fun run will be held at Buddy Echols Field...

Registration for annual Turkey Trot begins

November 11, 2011

By Caroline Carter Staff Writer Every Thanksgiving Day the Dallas YMCA and Capital One Bank put on the annual Turkey Trot. Registration has begun and it will be a fun event for the whole family. The Turkey Trot began 43 years ago and was originally held at White Rock Lake but is now held in D...