Annual Warren Rives 5K and Fun Run to Benefit Patients
Tomorrow the streets in High Point will be filled with mascots, kids and adults all running for a great cause the 23rd annual Warren Rives 5K Run/Walk and Fun Run. Entry fee for the 5K is $25 through the day of the event. The fee for the Fun Run is $5. Race day festivities include: heart healthy food, music and prizes. T-shirts are guaranteed to the first 350 5K entries.
The run/walk is named for Warren Rives, Jr., a hospital board member who died of a heart attack at the age of 41. The annual 3.1-mile road race and 1-mile fun run is a family-friendly event. Prizes are given to the top three places in three divisions, as well as medals for age group winners. All proceeds benefit the Heart Strides Scholarship Fund.
Saturday, September 19:
6 a.m. to 7:45 a.m. Check-In
7:45 a.m. Mascot Challenge
8 a.m. Fun Run, followed by the 5K
High Point Regional Health System
Millis Regional Health Education Center
600 North Elm St.
High Point, N.C. 27262
Alana Greene, Event and Gift Specialist, (336) 878-6293
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