Walk or run with Burlington

July 7, 2012 by  

Next Saturday, July 14, the I.H.M. Summer Festival, Running with the Saints 5K Run/Walk will take place starting at Immaculate Heart of Mary in Burlington, Kentucky, just a short drive down the road from Crescent Springs. This event will start at 8:00 am.

Registration for this run or walk begins at 7:00 am and will last until 15 minutes before the race’s starting time at 8:00 am. Registration for this run includes T-shirts for as long as supplies last. To find out the various divisions available to run in for this event, please check the division’s page of the I.H. M. website. There will be winners in each division who will receive medals for best male and female runner in first place.

This event is open to professional and amateur runners and all are advised to dress appropriately on the day of the race and to bring sunscreen. It can also be completed at a brisk walk and has divisions similar to the run categories with similar prizes. This route takes in some of the prettiest areas in the community and participants will find refreshments and assistance available along the way as needed. All runners are advised to warm up before the event to prevent injuries.

Poster printing may have been prepared by local printing companies to help promote and advertise this event to professional and amateur runners and walkers. Registration to this event costs $25 in advance or $30 on the day of the race. For more information, please visit the Runtime website or call Immaculate Heart of Mary’s office.