Online Staff Report
In honor of its 40th anniversary year, Crusader Community Health will hold the “Fall into Fitness” 5K run/family fun walk from 9 to 11 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 22, at Fairgrounds Park Pavilion, Rockford.
The event is designed to encourage the community to embrace a healthier lifestyle. Area community booths will provide healthful tips and information to promote healthy living. Participants have a chance to win a Nintendo Wii.
The 5K run starts at 9 a.m. and starts and ends at Fairgrounds Park. Race is chip-timed and awards are offered for the top three male and female runners by age groupings. The $25 registration fee includes T-shirt, refreshments, goody bag and prizes.
The Family Fun Walk begins at 9:30 a.m. around the track at Fairgrounds Park. Perfect for kids, grandparents, moms and dads. Run, walk, skip or jump for one, two or three laps.
Visit the Crusader Community Health website for registration information, www.crusaderhealth.org. Registration deadline is Sept. 14.
Posted Sept. 5, 2012