The Daily News’ third annual Press Run 1K 5K 10K is set for Sept. 13, with the start and finish at The Daily News’ Galveston office at 8522 Teichman Road.

This year, runners are encouraged to dress as their favorite book character for a new costume contest.

The event will also feature an USATF-certified causeway course, professional chip-timing, food, drinks, music, awards and moonwalks for the kids. Proceeds from the run go toward the Daily News’ Newspapers in Education program.

To register, visit

run. Those who register before Aug. 27 are guaranteed a technical running shirt.

Those interested in becoming a sponsor can contact Yvonne Mascorro at 409-683-5264 or at

Those interested in becoming a vendor can contact Stephen Maradeo at 409-683-5262 or

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