The Hand in Hand 5K Run/Walk will be held Sunday, April 7, 2019 on Walkway over the Hudson, Poughkeepsie side, 61 Parker Ave., Poughkeepsie, NY 12601. The Walk over the Hudson, which is a New York State Park, is the world’s longest footbridge. The race starts on the Poughkeepsie side and runs out and back.
Pre-register at active.com before April 1st. The first 125 registrants will receive a free Stay-Dry event T shirt. The early registration price is $20 and $25 on race day. Walking price is $10. Registrants will also be entered into a raffle for Yankee box seat tickets.
The race day schedule is as follows:
8:30 am Registration
9:30 am 5K run/walk begins.
Refreshments before and after race. Awards.
Awards go to the top three male and female finishers in each of seven age groups. There will be a $50 prize for the first place overall male and female finisher.
Proceeds from the race will benefit the Panichi Family Center for Communications and Learning through the Mid-Hudson Regional Hospital Network.
For directions to and parking suggestions at the Walk over the Hudson visit walkway.org.
For more information about the Hand in Hand 5K or to register call Race Director Lori Hale at (845) 373-9511 ext.256 or email email@example.com.
To learn more about the Panichi Family Center visit midhudsonregional.org/special-needs-preschool.
Organizers thank the 2018 sponsors for their generosity.
Lead Event Sponsors:
Royal Carting Service Company
Marshall & Sterling
Bank of Millbrook
Corporate Care International
Dutchess Community College Foundation
Tomkins Mahopac Bank
Mile Marker Sponsors:
Meyer Contracting Corporation
Teahan & Constantino
Mid-Hudson Regional Hospital
Sugar & Spice