“We invite everyone in the community to join WXII’s Lanie Pope who will emcee and participate in this year’s ‘Walk for Wellness, Run for Your Life,’” says Lynn J. Brown, Executive Director of Trinity Center. “This is a perfect activity for families, groups, recreational walkers and runners, serious runners — and anyone who just wants to enjoy exercise and fellowship. We are so thankful for everyone who helps make this event a success.”The race is directed by Twin City Track Club. Early registration pricing ends October 22. Participants may register online or by mail until Oct. 26 and by phone or in person up until the day of the race. Those who do not want to walk or run can participate in Cheer for Peers for $15. All of the race events begin at Trinity Center, located at 640 Holly Avenue, and include:
- 8 a.m. — The Dynamic Quest Mile ($20, $15 early registration) is a competitive mile run that is new to the Triad and provides serious runners with an elite challenge.
- 8:30 a.m. — The Fun Run ($10) is a short, easy race for children and families.
- 8:45 a.m. —The 5k Walk for Wellness, Run for Your Life ($25, $20 early registration) is 5K course that travels through Downtown Winston-Salem.
Participants who want to do both the Dynamic Quest Mile and the 5K can register for both ($40, $30 early registration). The first 300 registrants for the event receive a t-shirt, and all registrants are eligible for prizes.
For more information, visit www.runforyourlife5k.com.