Friday, 30 October 2009 00:00
Come on down and participate in the Port Washington Thanksgiving Day 5-mile run, a great event for runners and walkers of all ages. Held on Thursday, Nov. 26 at 8:30 a.m. at Manorhaven Park in Port Washington, the tax-deductible $25 participation fee goes to raise money for the Port Washington Community Chest.
To register, visit www.active.com, the Community Chest website, www.portchest.org, or call 767-2121 for your registration form. All pre-registered runners with get a Thanksgiving Day Run T-shirt and a participation medal handed out at the finish line.
Awards will be given to the top three athletes overall, male and female. In addition, awards will be given to the top three athletes, male and female, in 14 different age categories (from 12 and under to 70 plus), with a division for 80 and over, and a wheelchair division.
Timing and results will be calculated by Finish Line Road Race Technicians. Results will be posted at www.flrrt.com
The Community Chest of Port Washington is a not-for-profit charitable organization established in 1949 to raise funds for distribution to local charities dedicated to improving people’s lives.