Register NOW For NFCC’s Colin P. Kelly Fitness Run Race set for Saturday, April 21st during Madison’s Down Home Days festivalMar 27th, 2012 | By Submitted | Category: Community News, Health
It’s time to put on your running shoes and get ready for North Florida Community College’s Colin P. Kelly Fitness Run. Hosted by NFCC’s Chapter of the Association of Florida Colleges, the run includes two races – a one-mile fun run/walk and a 5K run/walk – for those wishing to compete or to just have fun. The run is set for Saturday, April 21 in conjunction with Madison County’s “Down Home Days” event.
The One-Mile Fun Run/Walk is open to children up to 16-year-old and begins at 8 a.m. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. The entry fee is $6. The 5K Run/Walk is open to all ages and begins at 8:30 a.m. with a $15 entry fee and registration beginning at 8 a.m. the day of the race.
Registration forms are available on the NFCC website at http://www.nfcc.edu/fitness-run-2012, at NFCC’s Colin P. Kelly Fitness Center and Marshall Hamilton Library, Madison Fire Rescue, and the Madison County Chamber of Commerce & Tourism. Registration forms will be accepted until the morning of the race, however event t-shirts will only be available to those who register in advance – advance registration forms must be received no later than 4 p.m. on Friday, April 6, 2012.
Both the one-mile and 5k begin and end at NFCC’s Colin P. Kelly Fitness Center on the NFCC campus in beautiful Madison, Fla. Medals will be awarded to winners in several age categories. For more information, contact Denise Bell at (850) 973-9481 or email BellD@nfcc.edu. For more information on Madison’s Down Home Days event, visit http://www.madisonfl.org/ or contact the Madison County Chamber of Commerce & Tourism at (850) 973-2788.