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Published on September 10, 2014

Legs for Life Wellness 5K Set for Oct. 11

The 8th Legs for Life Wellness 5K will be held Oct. 11 at Alamance Regional Medical Center. Proceeds from this popular event support the Alamance Regional Charitable Foundation’s Legs for Life Wellness Fund. The fund finances community wellness and chronic disease prevention programs for adolescents and adults.

Pre-registration is $25 per person and is available through Sept. 26. People Legs for Lifemay pre-register by going to On-site registration is $30 per person and is available on Oct. 11 from 7:45 to 8:30 a.m. at Alamance Regional Grand Oaks Center, 1238 Huffman Mill Rd. Children 12 and under can take part in the 5K for free.

The Crazy Legs Contest will be held at 8:30 a.m. Participants vie for awards for coming up with the most unique, creative and artistically decorated legs or leggings. Decorating can be done prior to the event or at on-site painting booth from 7:30 - 8:15 a.m.

The Legs for Life Wellness 5K begins at 9 a.m. on the USA Track & Field certified course at Alamance Regional Medical Center. Medals will be awarded to the top three finishers in 12 age divisions.

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