Join the Exceptional Outreach Organization and Auburn Parks and Recreation on Saturday, February 23 for the 24th Annual Love Your Heart Run benefiting individuals with special needs and supporting Special Olympics of Lee County, Best Buddies of Auburn University, the City of Auburn Therapeutic Summer Camp and other therapeutic programs. Participants may choose to run or walk either a one-mile course or the Love Your Heart 10K (6.2 mile) course. In addition to the run, participants can also choose one of 3 bike rides. The Crank Your Heart Ride consists of a 3.5, 11, and 22 mile bike ride. All routes begin and end at Chewacla State Park. If you’re really adventurous, then you can sign up for both!
Individuals wishing to participate can register online by visiting Active.com or LoveYourHeartRun.com. Applications can also be picked up at area gyms or the Dean Road Recreation Center in Auburn. Pre-registration for the Run is $25.00 and $30.00 day-of, Pre-registration for the Ride is $25.00 and $30.00 day-of-ride. If you are interested in participating in both events, Pre-registration is $25.00 and $30.00 day-of-event. Registration the day of the event will begin at 6:15am.
For more information about the Run or Ride, please visit the websites mentioned, or contact Alison Hall at 334-501-2930.