Knoxville Whirlpool Whirlwinds set to host 3rd annual L.E.A.P. 5k

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT)-- The Knoxville Whirpool Whirlwinds running club will host the 3rd annual L.E.A.P. 5k and Kid's Mile.

The race will take place June 15 on Neyland Drive in downtown Knoxville.

The Kid's Mile will kick off at 8 a.m. and the 5k will begin at 8:30 a.m.

Race participants will begin near Calhoun's on the River and head west towards the UT Agricultural Campus.

The race will benefit the Knoxville Ladies of Charity and their programs for community emergency assistance.

Along with the race, a vendor expo and Kid's Zone with games and face painting will be held from 8:30 to 10 a.m. at Volunteer Landing.

You can register until race day and volunteers are still needed.

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