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Hospice of Guernsey hosts fourth annual Flamingo Run

Published: July 12, 2017 12:00 AM

Flamingos will soon be lining the streets as Hospice of Guernsey prepares for the fourth annual Flamingo Run July 29, at 8 a.m.

The event includes a 5k run, 5k walk and a one--mile memorial walk.

There will again be some silly medals given, including "Best Dressed," which will be given to the wackiest, pinkest and most flamingo-like participant(s). New this year, will be Golden Flamingo Trophies. The trophies will go to the school group with the most participants. A Golden Flamingo will go to the health care facility with the most participants. Medals will be given to the top finishers in each age category and the overall winners.

Registration before July 10 guarantees a T-shirt. The cost is $20 for adults, $15 for children 12 and under. Event day registration is $25. Registration forms are available at the hospice office and Facebook.

Registration the day of the Flamingo Run will begin at 7 a.m. at Pavilion #1, corner of Edgeworth Ave. and N. Eighth St. Race packets may be picked up July 26 and 27, 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m,. at hospice.

For information, call Jenna Conaway at 740-432-7440 or email jenna@ firewireinternet.com.


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