The 3rd annual Newcastle Days 5K Run/Walk, presented by Valley Medical Center, will be held on Sept. 11 at Lake Boren Park and for the first time will be combined with the Newcastle Days Festival. The course will cover just over three miles of trails and byways through Newcastle with mixing terrain and will begin and end at Lake Boren Park.
Sign-ups for the Saturday event are available at www.active.com or in-store at The Balanced Athlete in the Renton Landing, as well as FootZone stores in Bellevue and Issaquah. Mail-in registration is also available with details at www.newcastle5k.com. Groups of four or more will receive a discounted registration rate of $20 per person while individuals will pay a fee of $25, which includes a t-shirt. Medals for the top three finishers in each gender and age group will be presented also.
Registration is $25 for individuals or $20 each for groups of 4 or more. All participants will receive a t-shirt and medals will be awarded to top 3 finishers by gender and age groups. There will also be a Kid's Dash following the run/walk.
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