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MORE THAN 1000 RAN IN THIS YEAR’S JUST RUN 5K

May 31, 2018

NEWS RELEASE                                                                                                                         CONTACT: KATHY MILO (440) 350-2447

May 29, 2018                                                                                                                            LAKE COUNTY GENERAL HEALTH DISTRICT        

MORE THAN 1000 RAN IN THIS YEAR’S JUST RUN 5K

The Lake County General Health District held their annual JUST RUN Lake County event on Saturday, May 26th from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Village of Fairport Harbor along the shores of Lake Erie. This event was an opportunity to empower families, children and adults to live healthier lives through active lifestyles.

931 students from 35 schools participated in the JUST RUN® Lake County 5K race. There were 539 adults and siblings that ran with the students to support them through the race. This was a total of 1,470 runners! The support from family and friends was overwhelming at the finish line.

The Lake County General Health District greatly appreciates the sponsors and partners that helped make this program so successful, including Applebee’s of Mentor, Buckeye Health Plan, CareSource, Chick-fil-A of Mentor, CoreLIFE Eatery, CT Consultants, Greater Cleveland XC, Lake County Captains, Lake County United Way, Lake County YMCA, Lake Health, Lakeland Foundation, Mentor Police Athletic Association, Paramount Advantage, Second Sole, and Village of Fairport Harbor. For more information about JUST RUN Lake County, visit www.facebook.com/JustRunLakeCounty or call 440-350-2447.

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Marianne Rusnak
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