July 27, 2016: The Forestburgh 5K Race/Walk on Saturday, August 20, 2016 is attracting local runners as well as walkers and family groups. The event, run on a paved and unpaved course, is certified by the USATF and offers professional timing services. The first 150 registrants are guaranteed a race t-shirt. Awards are given in ten brackets from age 10 to 80 & over. Medals will also be given to the top three overall male and female finishers.
This family-friendly event, at 8:30 AM at Lake Joseph in Forestburgh, is conducted entirely by community volunteers who also raise the funds to benefit Hospice of Orange and Sullivan Counties. Registration is $18 before the race and $20 on the day of the race. Printable Entry Forms and Race Facts are available at: www.forestburgh5K.com.
For information about the event or a pledge of support, e mail: forestburgh5K@gmail.com.