The Gastonia Police Department held a Donut Dash 5K at Lineberger Park on Saturday.
Halfway through the 5K, participants had to eat 6 glazed donuts.
The course was paved and went through a neighborhood, allowing wheelchairs and strollers to be taken.
There were three race options:
Donut Dash 5K
The top three male and female racers in each of the four age categories received awards.
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