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Porter County Parks & Recreation Couch to Foot Pursuit 5K Program

Jan 13 08:30 AM - 09:30 AM

Sunset Hill Farm County Park - Valparaiso

Parks

Porter County Parks & Recreation


Description

Porter County Parks & Recreation is offering a Couch to Foot Pursuit 5K program starting January 6, 2018. This trail running program prepares participants for the Foot Pursuit 5K, which takes place at Sunset Hill Farm Park on March 3, 2018. Runners from absolute beginners to experienced athletes are invited to participate. Children are also welcome. The program is taught by an RRCA certified running coach and an experienced trail runner. Training is at Sunset Hill Farm Park from 8:30-9:30 am, each Saturday from January 6 through February 24, 2018.

This Couch to Foot Pursuit 5K program is $55 per person. The price includes Foot Pursuit 5K race registration, a weekly training schedule, workout tips, and a private Facebook group for discussion and encouragement.

The Foot Pursuit 5K is organized by the Porter County Sheriff’s Department. Proceeds from the race benefit the Porter County chapter of the American Red Cross and the Timothy Hecht Scholarship Fund.

Participants can register at https://apm.activecommunities.com/portercountyparks or call Recreation Director Becky Kreiger at (219) 734-0203.


Venue

Sunset Hill Farm County Park

Highway 6 and Meridian Road

46383

Valparaiso

IN


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