Runners and walkers made their way to Laredo Community College for The annual 5k Tache River Run.
The event was held by the Texas Association of Chicanos in higher education, with the goal of improving opportunities in education and employment for Hispanics.
Natalie Chavez ran in todays event and says the course had it's challenges.
Chavez won for overall female and says she wanted to do better then last time by making it up through the course faster.
All the proceeds from todays event will go toward scholarships for students.