Events

April 4, 2014

Post community runs, walks in Sports, Fitness and Aquatics’ 5K

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From left, Lauren Miller, 13, and mother Nicole Miller, military dependents, cool down in the shade with their greyhound, Flo, after the Sports, Fitness and Aquatics’ 5K Walk/Run Saturday. Upon finishing the event, runners and walkers could check their time on the race clock, pictured, and were welcome to enjoy refreshments in the Grierson Pool parking Lot.
 
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Post community runners and walkers advance from the starting line to begin Sports, Fitness and Aquatics’ 5K Walk/Run event which started at the Grierson Pool parking lot Saturday. The child and pet-friendly activity is part of the ongoing Community Health Promotion Council Family Fitness Series.
 
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From left, Mario Sottosanti carries his son Leonardo, 2, alongside his wife Rachel and son Mario, 5, as they cross the finish line at the Grierson Pool parking lot. The Sports, Fitness and Aquatics’ 5K Walk/Run had 53 participants Saturday. Participants looking ahead to the 5K Run/Walk May 31 can pre-register at Barnes Field House, Eifler Fitness Center or register on-site the day of the event.
 
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Mario Sottosanti, 5, watches as Kelly Lundy, Barnes Field House fitness specialist, right, hands the Community Health Promotion Council Family Fitness 5K Run/Walk trophy to Althea Odom, military dependent. Odom accepted the trophy on behalf of the Bonnie Blink neighborhood participants, who won the trophy for best representation at the Sports, Fitness and Aquatics’ 5K Walk/Run Saturday.




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