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Penguin Run to benefit Cradle Beach

The 20th annual Penguin Run 5K to benefit Cradle Beach is planned for 11 a.m. Sunday.

The race is held each year on the Sunday between the final NFL playoff game and the Super Bowl.

The race will be headquartered at the Classics V Banquet Center, 2425 Niagara Falls Blvd., Amherst.

The run will be held, despite adverse whether. Runners and walkers will travel Niagara Falls Boulevard and the streets of the Willow Ridge community.

Penguin Run participants can register on race day, beginning at 9 a.m. at Classics. The registration fee is $35 per person and includes entrance into the race, a race shirt and entrance into the post-party.

A one-mile family fun run/walk, called the Penguin Waddle, has been added to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the Penguin Run.

Major sponsors include SEFCU, Geico, WGRZ Challen 2, Pallet Services, Caplugs, Evans Bank and Classic’s V Banquet Hall.