12th annual Run/Walk for Your Heart to be held

Runners and walkers are invited to the 12th annual Susquehanna Health Run/Walk for Your Heart 5K Sept. 2 at Williamsport Regional Medical Center. All proceeds from the event go to Susquehanna Health’s Heart and Vascular Institute.

Event registration will be held from 7:30 to 9 a.m. at Williamsport Regional Medical Center Medical office building, 699 Rural Ave. The race begins at 9 a.m. for runners and walkers.

The annual race is a 5K, 3.1 mile, wheel measured event. The race route primarily is paved surfaces and loops through the area surrounding the hospital. Trophies will be awarded to the first place male and female runners, as well as the first four male and female walkers. Smaller trophies awarded to top male and female runners based on age group.

There is a fee to enter, with a discount to those who register before Thursday. The first 120 registrants will receive a T-shirt and gloves.

Entry forms may be found at SusquehannaHealth.org/Events.

For more information, contact Bill Burd at 322-5273.