NEWFANE -- Come join runners and walkers alike Saturday, Sept. 28, as they take to River Road for the 5th Annual 5K Fit & Fun Race, sponsored by the NewBrook Elementary PTO.
This timed, family-friendly 5K event, which encourages every level and caliber of runners and walkers, is the PTO's major fundraiser for important school enrichment programs at NewBrook Elementary School. Field trips, guest speakers, and the purchase of materials which enhance student's classroom experience are all funded by money raised from the race.
The race, which begins at 10 a.m. at the NewBrook Elementary School on Route 30 North, includes a free water bottle and medal for all children, ceramic mugs for adults, complimentary post-race massages, healthy refreshments, and free ice cream at the finish. Prizes will be awarded to the top finisher in each adult category (17-39, 40-55, and over 56), as well as the top finisher in each child category (under 7, 8-12, and 13-16). All registered runners will also be included in a raffle for additional prizes.
Children ages 5 and under can participate in a half-mile Kids Fun Run starting at 9:45 a.m. Each participant in this Fun Run will receive a medal and small prize.
Registration, which receives a $5 discount, can be completed by visiting www.newbrookschool.org and clicking on the Race Registration link. Fee for children 16 and under is $5; individuals 17 and older is $15, and a family registration is $20. Racers can also register the day of the race between 8:30 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. ($5/$20/$25).
For more information, contact Ariel Redden at firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit Facebook and search for NewBrook Fit and Fun.