Detroit (WJBK) - liveinwoodbridge.com is helping to get a healthy start to 2017 as they present the 48th Annual New Year's Eve Family Fun Run/Walk, which was held at Belle Isle Park on Sunday,
The one mile fun run began at 3:30pm and the 5K started at 4pm.
Features of the event included post-race refreshments, an awards presentation for the top 3 men and women in the 5K, a Belle Isle designed medal for the first 1,000 race finishers, a trophy for every child who finishes the 1-mile event while supplies last. All participants will receive a commemorative race shirt while supplies last.
"This race, which is the longest-continuously-held running event in Michigan, has become a favorite holiday activity for multiple generations and our numbers are growing," race director Jeanne Bocci said.