Road to Wellness 5K Walk/Run 2018

Road to Wellness 5K Walk/Run 2018 Photo

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EVENT DATE: Sep 09, 2017

The 4th annual Road to Wellness 5K Walk/Run is aimed at inspiring mind, body and spiritual health through fitness and exercise while embracing Roxbury’s rich history, diverse culture and strong sense of community. The Road to Wellness 5k is anticipated to engage over 1,000 participants from over 200 surrounding communities to unite runners and walkers in their pursuit of wellness. The collaboration of The Dimock Center, Hood Fit, and the B.A.A. will expose participants to holistic health approaches through fitness resources, community events and experiential fitness clinics.

The event includes:

  • 5K Run or 2-Mile Walk
  • Health and Wellness Festival, with the opportunity for participants to receive health screenings, talk to experts about health and fitness, and explore offerings from area businesses.
  • Kids Fun Run, with color run, obstacle course, relay races etc.
  • Pre and Post Run Group Stretches
  • Music, Dancing & Entertainment

Free for individual community members. 

Donations welcome.

When: Saturday, September 8, 2018. Registration begins at 7 a.m. Run/walk starts at 9 a.m.

Where: The Walk/Run course winds through the historic Roxbury community, starting and ending at The Dimock Center.

*Corporate Sponsors and Teams: Be a part of a movement aimed at inspiring community members, young and old, to get excited about their journey toward health and wellness. Your sponsorship and corporate team participation will allow community members to participate in this annual event free of charge. Teams of 4 or more: $25 per person.

Team Organizer's Photo

Team Sanofi Genzyme

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Team Organizer's Photo

Team Dimock

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