Fifth Third Bank, YMCA host Riverfest 5K run/walk

Published 8:35 pm Thursday, July 22, 2004

By Staff
The Third Annual Fifth Third Bank/YMCA 5K Run/Walk will be held on Saturday, August 7. This is a great way take part in a healthy activity, and support a worthy cause as well. Registration begins at 8 a.m. at the Riverfront Park Amphitheater, and the 5K Run/Walk begins at 9 a.m.
People of all ages are invited to register and participate in this fun-filled event. Entry fee is $20 per person at the race. Early registration discounts are available. All pre-registered participants receive a free tee shirt. Proceeds will go to support the Niles/Buchanan YMCA.
Last year, approximately 180 individuals participated in this great event. Participants will check-in or register at the Amphitheater. The run/walk will begin at the Niles/Buchanan YMCA, and the route takes you south along the scenic St. Joseph River, then turns north and finishes up at the Amphitheater.
To register, you can: fill out an application at the Niles/Buchanan YMCA, 315 W. Main, Niles, download an application and mail it in, or register the day of the event. For additional information, visit the Web site at or call the YMCA at 683-1552.