The Fort Bend Optimist Club Sugar Land held its 29th Annual Fun Run / Walk on November 6. Over $16,000 was raised in sponsor support and Runner / Walker Registrations. In addition over $4,500 in merchandise and services were given away in a drawing at the end of the race.
The proceeds go to fund various youth related projects in Fort Bend County. The largest project is a $1,000 college scholarship to one senior in each of the Fort Bend Independent High Schools.
One hundred thirty eight registered for the event. The overall winning times were:
24:32 for Brett Cole and 27:40 for Leah Richman.
Winners by age bracket and gender were as follows: