Event Location: St. Joseph’s Medical Center
Start off the New Year with the fun, family-friendly St. Joseph’s Foundation 4th Annual 5K Fun Run/Walk for Wellness on Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 9am. Starting at St. Joseph’s Medical Center on Maple Street, the race is a flat, double looping, 5km (3.1 mile) run/walk through University Park for people of all ages and fitness abilities. Last year nearly 400 runners and walkers joined to kick off the New Year with a pledge to a healthier lifestyle. Along with In-Shape Health Clubs, 2013 presenting sponsor, we invite you to join us in encouraging the community to live an active and healthy life in 2013.
Proceeds from this year’s Run/Walk for Wellness will benefit the St. Joseph’s CareVan. St. Joseph’s CareVan Mobile Health Clinic provides health care services for over 4,000 low-income, medically underserved and vulnerable populations in Stockton. The CareVan decreases unnecessary hospitalizations including Emergency Department visits and assist patients in finding “medical homes”.
Get your family, friends, co-workers, club members, and others to sign up today and have a great time helping others just by running or walking. Kids and baby strollers are welcomed and encouraged! The entry fee for this event is $30 until January 14. Children under the age of 10 may participate for $10, and each child participant will receive a medal courtesy of Fleet Feet Stockton.
Jan. 26, 9am, Begins at St. Joseph’s Medical Center through University Park. $30 entry fee. After January 14th the price goes up. Call 209-461-3338 regarding any questions.
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Twitter and Instagram: @WalkForWellness