Edmonds Parks & Rec to hold ‘Conquer the Hill 5k’

Awards will be given for the top overall runners, male and female
Mar 15, 2013

The inaugural “Conquer the Hill 5k” is set for Saturday, May 18 at 9 a.m. in Edmonds.

This fun run/walk begins at Edmonds-Woodway High School Stadium, leads participants down and then up the big Main Street hill, and ends back at the stadium.  Awards will be given for the top overall runners, male and female.  Strollers are welcome.

Register by May 13 for $20 per person early bird entry fee.  Fees are$30 per person after May 13.  Register today at www.getmeregistered.com (through 4 p.m., May 17) or in-person at the Frances Anderson Center 700 Main Street Edmonds.

There will be race-day registration if space permitting.

Conquer the Hill 5k is held in conjunction with the Health & Fitness Expo which will take place from 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at Edmonds-Woodway High School Stadium.

The Expo is FREE and open to the public.  Expo activities include Rubber Chicken Relays, soccer skills clinic hosted by SeaWolves Premier Soccer, cheer clinic hosted by UW cheerleaders and Sea Gals, interactive health and wellness booths and catch the 1p.m., SeaWolves Premier Soccer opening game.

Healthy brown bag lunches will be available while quantities last.

For expo or 5k information call 425-771-0268.

The events will be hosted by Edmonds Parks & Recreation, Move 60!, Swedish Edmonds and the Edmonds Boys & Girls Club; and  sponsored by Revelations Yogurt, Axis Physical Therapy, and Edmonds Family Medicine.

 

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