Registration under way for Friends of the Rec event

Registration is now open for the Feb. 23 running of the Litchfield Park Friends of the Rec events. [Metro Creative Graphics]

Litchfield Park Friends of the Rec 10K, 5K, 1 Mile Run/Walk goes 6:30-10:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 23 at Old Litchfield Road and Wigwam Blvd.

The day includes three competitive races – the 10K, 5K and 1 Mile. The top three male and female finishers in each age group will receive medals, while the overall male and female winners in the 10K, 5K and 1 Mile competitive runs will receive an additional award. All races start just south of the flagpole turnabout.

Online registration is available through active.com . Registration forms are also available at the Litchfield Park Recreation Center, 100 S. Old Litchfield Road. The early bird entry fee for the 10K, 5K is $20, and 1 Mile races $15. The Healthy Classroom Challenge fun run is $10 per person.

Race day registration begins 6:30 a.m. at the Litchfield Park Rec Center. Early check-in available 4-6 p.m. Friday, Feb. 22 at the Litchfield Park Rec Center. An official race T-shirt and one raffle ticket for prize giveaways will be provided to each registrant.

Refreshments will be available for race participants. There will also be entertainment throughout the event.

 

IF YOU GO

What: Litchfield Park Friends of the Rec 10K, 5K, 1 Mile Run/Walk

When: 6:30-10:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 23

Where: Old Litchfield Road and Wigwam Blvd.

Registration: active.com , or at Litchfield Park Rec Center, 100 S. Old Litchfield Road

More Information: 623-935-9040



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