Fit 4 Fall 5K/Run/Walk, Saturday, Oct. 13, 9am
Riverview Park, St. Joseph, MI
St. Joseph, MI.— It’s time to get your fall race on. First up, the 2018 Fit 4 Fall 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, Oct. 13, 9am. This “destination” race is part of the RACERS Run Forest Run Trail Series and features a loop-trail race that begins and ends at Woodbine Lodge, taking runners and walkers along the St. Joseph River and through the park’s scenic trails and wooded terrain. Click here to check out the course map. Overall male/female runners and walkers will receive medals for 1st, 2nd & 3rd places and in age-group divisions from 9 and under up to 70 and older.
The event and festivities, including a silent aution with items donated from local businesses, will be held at Saint Joseph’s Riverview Park with funds supporting Hospice at Home, the Alzheimer’s Association, and the LOGAN Autism Learning Center in Southwest Michigan.
The Fit 4 Fall 5K is truly a community effort, organized and hosted by LECO Corp. What began years ago as an employee corporate wellness event last year raised $18,000 for three local charities and hosted nearly 560 runners and walkers.