BRISTOL-The Mt. Abraham Union High School Track and Field Team in Bristol is sponsoring its annual 5K walk/run event to help raise funds for the school. The Friendly 5K Challenge will be held Saturday, May 21. Athletes of all abilities take part in the event.
According to Friendly 5K organizer Chris Marion, "This year we already have some folks interested in a walking group as well as some returning to run."
If pre-registered, the student/senior rate (ages 12-18 or ages 61-up) is $10. The adult rate (ages 19-60) is $15. Race organizers said infants and children, ages 11 and under, are admitted free; strollers are welcome.
Marion said 5K rates are increased $5 after Monday, May 16, to encourage early registration.
For registration forms or more information, contact Marion at 453-4999 before 9 p.m. or Gabe Hamilton at the high school.