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Are you ready for the National Trails Day Run for Your Life 5K?

Did you miss the early registration deadline of May 23, 2014?

Start and finish line in Downtown Farmville

Runners will start the race in beautiful Downtown Farmville.

If so you are still in the running! For more information on the High Bridge Trail State Park event click here, or to register online for the race before 12 p.m. on June 4th click here. You may also visit Southside Virginia Family YMCA to register in person. Make sure that you are one of the first 200 people to enter so that you will be guaranteed a spot in the lineup and a great race goodie bag.

Excited finisher

There is still time to register for this fun and easy 5K Race.

Run for Your Life is a great way to spend the morning with your family, enjoying the great views and habitat that lives along High Bridge Trail. The race begins at 8 a.m. and will conclude about 10 a.m. or when the last person crosses the finish line.

There are several race categories with the top overall male & female winners receiving a free weekend stay at their favorite Virginia State Park.

High Bridge Trail is an old Norfolk & Southern rail bed that has been converted into a fantastic trail that offers a wide, level surface with little or no grade.

Thanks to our wonderful partners for helping with this wonderful event Centra Southside Community HospitalSouthside Virginia Family YMCA and Friends of High Bridge Trail State Park. Proceeds from the race will benefit that Friends group in supporting High Bridge Trail with various program and projects.

Published: 05/29/2014

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