Celebrate Fitness To Be Held March 9
Runners participate in Celebrate Fitness.
Feb. 6, 2013 – Celebrate Fitness, an annual 90-minute fitness workshop for men and women, will be held March 9 at the Washington University Athletic Complex. Participants will choose one of eight exercise activities, including a competitive 10K run managed by the Missouri Running Co.
Now in its 13th year, Celebrate Fitness has grown from a one-workout event in a high school gym to the multiworkout format that it is today. To date, the event has raised more than $1 million for cancer research and support projects at the Siteman Cancer Center.
This year’s Celebrate Fitness benefits two initiatives at Siteman: the Young Women’s Breast Cancer Program, a support and research program focused on breast cancer patients under the age of 44, and the Director’s Discovery Fund, which provides funding for promising, cutting-edge research at Siteman.
In addition to the 10K run, Celebrate Fitness workout options include:
- Water aerobics
- Boot camp
- 5K run managed by Missouri Running Co.
- 5K walk
- 1-mile fun walk
7 a.m.: Check in and registration
8 a.m.: Opening ceremony
8:30 a.m.: Workouts begin
Location: Washington University Athletic Complex, Clayton, Mo.
Cost: $30 for those who preregister ($20 for ages 13 to 18) or $35 the day of the event ($25 for ages 13 to 18)
For more information or to register, visit http://www.celebrate-events.org/fitness/index.php.