Halloween runners hustle through town


Hot dog! Costumed runners zoom through downtown Wellington.


Mandi Kruki and her son, Adonn, both of New London, warm up in front of the Herrick Memorial Library.


Amelia Layne and Carrie Burton, both of Willard, prepare to run dressed as Tweedledee and Tweedledum.


Wellington residents Julie Shaw, Denise Rutkowski, and Amanda Norton get ready to race in feline inspired costumes.


Members of the Dukes cross country team wait for the race to begin.


Runners make their way through Howk Memorial Park.


Photos by Jonathan Delozier | Wellington Enterprise

Putting on costumes a couple weeks ahead of Oct. 31, runners made their way Saturday through downtown Wellington in the Halloween Hustle for a Healthy Heart run and walk presented by THRIVE! Southern Lorain County. The event included a 5K run, 10K run, and one-mile walk.

Hot dog! Costumed runners zoom through downtown Wellington.
http://www.thewellingtonenterprise.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/25/2017/10/web1_IMG_1666.jpgHot dog! Costumed runners zoom through downtown Wellington.

Mandi Kruki and her son, Adonn, both of New London, warm up in front of the Herrick Memorial Library.
http://www.thewellingtonenterprise.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/25/2017/10/web1_IMG_1655.jpgMandi Kruki and her son, Adonn, both of New London, warm up in front of the Herrick Memorial Library.

Amelia Layne and Carrie Burton, both of Willard, prepare to run dressed as Tweedledee and Tweedledum.
http://www.thewellingtonenterprise.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/25/2017/10/web1_IMG_1657.jpgAmelia Layne and Carrie Burton, both of Willard, prepare to run dressed as Tweedledee and Tweedledum.

Wellington residents Julie Shaw, Denise Rutkowski, and Amanda Norton get ready to race in feline inspired costumes.
http://www.thewellingtonenterprise.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/25/2017/10/web1_IMG_1658.jpgWellington residents Julie Shaw, Denise Rutkowski, and Amanda Norton get ready to race in feline inspired costumes.

Members of the Dukes cross country team wait for the race to begin.
http://www.thewellingtonenterprise.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/25/2017/10/web1_IMG_1661.jpgMembers of the Dukes cross country team wait for the race to begin.

Runners make their way through Howk Memorial Park.
http://www.thewellingtonenterprise.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/25/2017/10/web1_IMG_1669.jpgRunners make their way through Howk Memorial Park.