TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW)-Despite the cold temperatures, athletes ran 13 miles Saturday morning in the YWCA's 6th annual Run for a Reason.
WIBW's Melissa Brunner and photographers, Doug Brown and Eric Ives participated in the event.
Registration ranged from $35 to 55 and all proceeds benefit the Girls on the Run of Topeka.
This provides girls third through eighth grade the opportunity to participate in after school fitness programs.
There was also a free 1k Kids Fun Run and a 5k at the event and all participants were invited to Chris Cakes pancake feed.