Registration Open for UCS 5K
Registration is now open for the United Counseling Service (UCS) ‘Go the Distance’ 5K Run/Walk. The event will take place on Sunday, June 10, starting at 9 a.m., at 316 Dewey Street in Bennington. Proceeds support client wellness programs at UCS. The day’s events will include a pre-race warm up at 8:30 offered by Andrea Malinowski of Optionz Health and Fitness, followed by a run or walk along a paved 5K course. There will also be a free Kid’s Fun Run – all youngsters who participate will receive a medal. You can register by going to active.com. If you pre-register by June 1, it’s only $20 per person; or $25 after that date. A family of four can register for $50 by June 1, or for $60 afterward. Participant packets may be picked up from 9 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, June 9, at UCS, 100 Ledge Hill Drive, Bennington, or at the event venue on the day of the race from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m.
You can also register for the Southwestern Vermont Health Care (SVHC) World-Record Jump Rope Race. The race will take place at 12:15 p.m. at the Monument Avenue entrance lot at Southwestern Vermont Medical Center, and is free and open to all participants. For more information, call Sam Kenyon at 802-442-5401, extension 313, or email [email protected]