International Rett Syndrome Foundation 5K Run/Walk @ Riverside Park
May 7 @ 2:45 pm

A run and walk to benefit the International Rett Syndrome Foundation is scheduled for May 7 at Riverside Park.

Rett syndrome is a disorder of the nervous system. The run/walk will support research and funding to find a cure.

The event will include a 5K run, a one-mile fun run and a one-mile walk along the Findlay Heritage Trail and around the park. Registration will be held at the Waterfalls Pavilion.

Packets for the 5K run can be picked up from 1-1:45 p.m. Packets for the fun run/walk can be picked up from 1-2 p.m. The fun run/walk will start at 2:45.

The entry fee is $20 for adults and $15 for high school students and younger. A T-shirt is included if registration is made by Saturday. Participants who register after that day can purchase a T-shirt for $10 while supplies last.

Awards will be provided for the top individuals in each age group, as well as the overall male and female runners.

For more information including sponsor opportunities, contact, Amanda at 419-306-4234 or Karen at 419-957-3875. Online registration is available at

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