Thursday, June 16, 2011

Fathers Day 5k – Celebration of Active Generations

You’re invited to a happy-healthy, active Fathers Day Tradition:

Charities Challenge’s 5th Annual Fathers Day 5k – Celebration of Active Generations this Sunday, June 19, at Como Lake, St. Paul, MN; 8:30 AM start time.

Join in on Sunday morning for CC’s Annual “Fathers Day 5k – Celebration of Active Generations” and earn a fun and unique Fathers Day gift of the unique “Walk ‘n’ Run with Dads” Fathers Day 5k colorful commemorative shirt.

For more information and online registration link go to

Check-in for those pre-registered and race-day registration opens at 7:30 am Sunday morning near the lovely historic lakeside pavilion on Como Lake, next to convenient free parking lots. Pre-registration is $25; race-day registration is $35.

The CC Fathers Day Event will be a special occasion to honor dads with the happy heart-health benefits of an RxExercise walk or run. Let’s encourage Dads to keep on going strong and well for years to come as you join them by walking & running by their sides.

Online pre-registration is open until Midnight CDT, Friday, June 17 via

Go Dads! And, go kids of all ages!

Registration includes:

    1. A) Fathers Day active celebration atmosphere
    2. B) Fathers Day 5k colorful commemorative shirt
    3. C) Tasty & healthful refreshments
    4. D) Motivational Fathers Day theme music and pro-announcer, Gaylen Morse
    5. E) Photography and unique post-race online “Miles of Smiles” photos slideshow
    6. F) Official race results by complete USATF divisions by pro-timer/scorer, Josh Gerber of
    7. G) Convenient, free parking & indoor restrooms
    8. H) Welcoming and helpful hospitality by CC Race Event Workers (CCREW) volunteers. (Join our CCREW volunteers this Sunday by contacting CC Coach Gary, 612-245-9160 or e-reply to, and begin earning both CCREWARDs and hundreds of “THANKS” from runners/walkers.)