38th Superior FireKraker run held virtually
July 9, 2020
Saturday should have been the 38th running of the Superior FireKracker Run but members of the Superior Jogging Club, the race sponsor, chose not to hold the race because of the health concerns it would have created.
In past years, the race has drawn hundreds of people to City Park. It wasn't unusual to have about 300 participants and probably that many or more watchers. Had any of those been COVID-19 spreaders, the air would have been full of the contagious virus.
But just because the race was not being run in its traditional form didn't mean loyal particpants spent the day in their easy...