Bismarck State College holds its seventh annual President's Run Friday, July 11, to raise money for the Ed Kringstad Memorial Scholarship fund held by the BSC Foundation.
Motorcycle and car enthusiasts are welcome to join BSC Interim President David Clark and friends and colleagues of Ed Kringstad for the run to Knife River Indian Villages in Stanton. Participants then travel to Washburn and the Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center for a lunch provided by BlackRidge BANK, Cloverdale Foods and Larry Rolfson. A $100 donation per vehicle is requested.
Registration begins at 9 a.m. with departure at 9:45 a.m. from the BSC Jack Science Center parking lot. Afternoon activities include self-tours of the Lewis & Clark museum and Fort Mandan.
Ed Kringstad is BSC's longtime Hall of Fame wrestling coach and athletic director, who passed in May 2013. Through his many roles as coach, administrator, state senator, and dance instructor (with wife Faye), Kringstad influenced countless lives with his skill, enthusiasm and generous spirit. His 34-year career at BSC included numerous awards, regional and national recognition, and involvement with wrestling competitions in Europe and South America.
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