Get into a healthy holiday spirit by running or walking the Jingle Bell 5K on Saturday, December 11, 2010. The Jingle Bell Run/Walk benefits the Arthritis Foundation with races held throughout the United States, including Wausau. The race is walker friendly and focuses on being healthy and raising funds for arthritis.
The Jingle Bell 5K starts and ends at the downtown Wausau Center, 900 Grand Avenue. The race starts promptly at 9:00 am with same day registration starting at 8:00 am. Register online before the race to save time waiting in line on race day. Parking is available in both parking ramps at the Wausau Center.
All participants receive a race t-shirt and goodie bag. There is also post-race food, entertainment and prize drawings. Have fun during the race and dress up in fun holiday costumes. All participants in costume are eligible for post-race costume prizes. Wear or hold jingle bells during the race to show your spirit while walking or running.
Register online at Jingle Bell Run Wausau
A list of nation-wide Jingle Bell Run events is at http://www.arthritis.org/event-near-you-jbr.php.
Call (800) 568-4045 or (923) 033-0592 for more information on the race.