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Updated: 03/28/2014 10:12:00AM

Ready to Run, Mardi Gras style

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PHOTO BY ROBERT BLANCHARD

Jennifer Isaac, Beth Guinn and Michelle Reed gather their smiles and their energy as they get ready to run in Mardi Gras 5k in downtown Lake Wales.

PHOTO BY ROBERT BLANCHARD

This eager group is perched at the starting line as they await the start of the 2014 Mardi Gras 5k in downtown Lake Wales. Pictured (l to r): Erica Straub, Erwin Jaropillo, Jo Weaver and Jennifer Lightsey.

PHOTO BY ROBERT BLANCHARD

Pretty in Pink! Thule, a 2-year-old Golden Retriever who works at JHW Elementary as their Autism Service Dog is enjoying a day at the races with her friends. Also enjoying the day with her are Kari Smith (kneeling) and Jennifer Giles who is peeking around Thule's shoulder. Standing behind her are Molly Thompson, Lynne Spangler, Emily Spangler and Tina Stegman. And now it's off to the races...

PHOTO BY ROBERT BLANCHARD

Runners gather around the starting line as the 2014 Mardi Gras 5k gets set to begin.

PHOTO BY ROBERT BLANCHARD

The sound of the starting pistol signals the beginning of the 2014 Mardi Gras 5k in downtown Lake Wales.

PHOTO BY ROBERT BLANCHARD

Approximately one mile from the starting line, runners reach the first water station as they make their way around Lake Wailes during the 2014 Mardi Gras 5k in Lake Wales.

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