Color Splash Celebrity Dash at Papa's Pumpkin Patch

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BISMARCK Papa's Pumpkin Patch is on their last day, and are ending the season with a bit of good will.

These people are running, falling, and climbing to give more kids a chance to be athletes.

"Wish it was a little warmer, but we'll deal with the weather and do the best that we can," said TJ Olson, a runner for Mcquades Distributing.
Area organizations put forward teams and donations to support Unified Sports.

"We've got a competitive bunch, but I see a couple of old timers in there with a little bit of veteran in them, but I think we're going to get out here and do a good job and support Sanford Power a little bit," said Nick Joliffe, A runner for Sanford Power.

Unified Sports is a program that puts disabled and able-bodied athletes on the field together.

"Sports really does bring people together. It teaches people how to win and how to lose. It builds a lot of good character so it's really something that I don't think was an opportunity that had been available. I think it's important to provide that for all kids," said Ben Lereick, a Century High School Activities Director.

The race was led off by some Unified Sports Athletes showing what they can do.

Unified Sports is a program through the Bismarck Public Schools Foundation. For more information you can go to: