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Annual walk/run honors Marv Meyer

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For years, Marv Meyer was the face of the annual walk-run event at the University of Minnesota, Morris held in conjunction with Prairie Pioneer Days.


Now, the event bears his name, too.

Meyer, a long-time teacher and coach at Morris Area, established the walk-run about 20 years ago, and it seems fitting his name leads an event that promotes his ideals: fitness and health, said organizer Jen Lund.

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