Retailer hosting gold-medal winner
A Grand Rapids retailer will host a four-time gold medalist this week.
Gazelle Sports is producing a pasta dinner, speech and book signing on Friday with tack and field Olympian Sanya Richards-Ross.
Richards-Ross won gold medals at the 2004, 2008 and 2012 Summer Olympics and is a six-time world champion.
The dinner will begin at 5 p.m. at East Kentwood High School, the day before the Michigan Track and Field State Meet. Richards-Ross will speak at 7:15 p.m. Tickets are $10 pre-event and $12 at the door.
Richards-Ross will also have a book-signing event from 3-4:30 p.m. at Gazelle Sports in Grand Rapids, at 3930 28h St. SE.