With thousands of runners and walkers expected for the annual Run to Feed the Hungry in east Sacramento on Thursday, race officials have announced two changes to help with traffic flow before and after the event.
The lead cyclist guiding the fastest runners among 4,000 participating in Sunday's Urban Cow Half-Marathon made a wrong turn in Land Park, an error that added more than a half mile to the event, possibly affecting qualifying times for some runners.
The American River Parkway Foundation has received a $30,000 donation from the running organization Sacramento Friends in Training, the foundation announced Wednesday.
The Sacramento Running Association's newly-formed Hall of Fame has named its first inductee Olympic gold medalist distance runner Billy Mills.
The California International Marathon, run on a fast course, is also gaining a reputation for filling its entry field in a hurry.
The annual UC Davis Blue-Gold football scrimmage is tonight at Aggie Stadium at 7 p.m.