“Get ready to lace up those shoes and participate in Prairie du Chien’s 44th Annual 5-Mile Run/3-Mile Walk,” announces Mike Ulrich, Director, Prairie du Chien Park and Recreation Department. “This year’s run/walk is scheduled on Saturday, July 19. Runners, walkers, and their families are invited to gather at the Aquatic Park, 1401 East Wells Street, in Prairie du Chien before the event starts at 8:00 a.m. Medals will be awarded to the 1st place runner in each male and female category of the 5-Mile Run.”
Sasha Dull, Chief Development Officer, at Crossing Rivers Health (formerly known as Prairie du Chien Memorial Hospital) adds, “A healthy lifestyle plays an important role in preventing illness. Crossing Rivers Health joins the Park and Recreation Department to sponsor this community event to provide community members with a fun, healthy activity for all ages.”
The registration fee of $10 includes an event t-shirt and refreshments after the event. Registration forms are available online at http://pdcrecdesk.com/recdeskportal, at Prairie du Chien City Hall, Crossing Rivers Health (formerly known as Prairie du Chien Memorial Hospital). To ensure a t-shirt in their size, participants must pre-register by noon on July 11th. Registrations are also accepted at 7:00 a.m. prior to the Run/Walk. All proceeds will be used for Hoffman Hall improvements.