RXC Running Club heading to competition in Reno

LAREDO, TX (KGNS) - A group of local runners are on their way to compete at the national level.

The RXC Running Club will be heading to Reno, Nevada this weekend to take part in this year’s National Jr. Olympics Cross Country Championships.

The group consists of middle school runners from all over Laredo. Most of the students come from Lamar Bruni Vergara Middle School where Coach Rangel teaches.

This will be the second time the group participates in the competition.

Coach Rangel says this is a prestigious event that the kids can qualify for.

Good luck to these students as well as all the others who are competing in the event.