Get into healthy holiday spirit with Adirondack Health’s Jingle Bell Run/Walk
SARANAC LAKE – Kick-start your holiday spirit and help bring cheer to a local child by participating in the annual Adirondack Health Jingle Bell Run/Walk.
Adirondack Health’s 2.5 mile Jingle Bell Run/Walk, held in conjunction with Lake Placid’s Holiday Village Stroll, starts at 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 10 at the Public Beach on Mirror Lake in Lake Placid. The flat, family-friendly course around Mirror Lake is a healthy and fun start to the holiday season. Don’t forget to wear your holiday best! The most festively dressed individual and family will be awarded a $100 prize.
Participants can register for the Jingle Bell Run/Walk at www.active.com for $15 by Dec. 8. Race day registration is from 7 to 8 a.m. inside the Public Beach House, with an entry fee of $20. All registrants are entered into a drawing for a Whiteface lift ticket, Olympic sites passports and XC trail pass. Proceeds benefit the North Elba Christmas Fund and Adirondack Health’s Fit for Life Program.
Participants are encouraged to bring a new, unwrapped toy for the North Elba Christmas Fund to benefit local children. 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 2.5 mile Jingle Bell Walk/Run, please call (518) 897-2271. To learn more about the programs and services offered by Adirondack Health, including Fit for Life, visit www.adirondackhealth.org.