Lake Festival 5K approaching
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 12:00 AM
CELINA — Registrations for the Lake Festival 5K run in Celina are being taken now at the Celina-Mercer County Chamber of Commerce.
The 5K run, a fundraiser for the Celina-Mercer County Chamber of Commerce, will be held Saturday July 26, 2014 at 8 a.m. The 5K begins at Lake Shore Park in Celina, with the course traversing along West Bank Road. This race is part of the Mercer Health 5K Challenge running series.
The deadline to pre-register is July 23. Pre-registration is $11 without a running tech shirt and $22 with a running tech shirt until July 9. After July 23 and up to the day of the race, registration is $15 without a shirt.
Trophies will be awarded to the top three male and female runners with an award of a $100 for a course record. Medals will be awarded to first, second and third place in each age group with special awards to be given to the runner coming from furthest distance, the youngest and oldest runner.
There will be water on the course, splits at 1 mile and 2 mile marks. Refreshments will be served at the finish.
Thanked are the following sponsors: Celina-Mercer County Chamber of Commerce, Keith Faber & Associate, Attorneys at Law, Kelli’s Shoes, Dynamic Federal Credit Union, Woodforest National Bank, Ft. Recovery Industries, Celina Insurance Group, Second National Bank, State Senator Keith Faber-Paid for by Friends of Faber, Celina Lions Club, and Mercer Health.
Registration forms are available online at www.celina-mercer.com or www.mercer-health5kchallenge.com or at the local chamber office at 226 N. Main St. Celina. For more information call the chamber at (419) 586-2219.