Add health to your holidays with the Jingle Bell 5K Run/Walk
SARANAC LAKE – Plan to burn off a few of those additional holiday calories by participating in the Annual Adirondack Health 5K Jingle Bell Run/Walk, and help put a smile on a local child’s face.
Adirondack Health’s Jingle Bell 5K Run/Walk, held in conjunction with Lake Placid’s Holiday Village Stroll takes place on Saturday, Dec. 13 at 8:30 a.m. at the Public Beach in Lake Placid. Gather the entire family for this fun event that offers a flat, family-friendly course around Mirror Lake, and benefits the North Elba Christmas Fund and Adirondack Health’s Fit for Life Program.
CLICK HERE to register for the Jingle Bell 5K Run/Walk for $15 by Dec. 11; the first 175 people to register receive event t-shirts. Race day registration is from 7 to 8 a.m. inside the Public Beach House, with an entry fee of $20.
Run/Walk day treats include goodies available from Green Goddess Natural Market and Reason 2 Smile, and bring your race bib to participating restaurants for post-run breakfast specials. All participants are encouraged to bring a new, unwrapped toy to be distributed to local children by the North Elba Christmas Fund. Anyone not participating in the Run/Walk who wishes to donate a toy is welcome to drop off their donation on the day of the event.
To learn more about the Turkey Trot or the Jingle Bell 5K Walk/Run, contact Mary Carmody at (518) 897-2483. To learn more about the programs and services of Adirondack Health, including the Fit for Life Program, click here.
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JOE RICCIO, Communications Director