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Parma: Beat the coaches fun run

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The Parma track and field team will be hosting a 5K fun run on May 22 at 3:30 p.m. Head coach Jake Walgamott and his staff have issued a challenge to athletes, parents, and other coaches. Several coaches will be running while some will be walking the course. Whether you are a runner or a walker, come out and see how many coaches you can beat.

With ever tightening school budgets leading to cuts in athletic programs and pay-to-play funding, coaches are getting creative with ways to support their programs. Sponsoring a fitness challenge is not only unique, it is a healthy alternative to cookie dough or cotton candy sales! Participants have an opportunity to do something active, get a cool t-shirt that brags of their accomplishment, and support high school athletes all in one afternoon.

Race information

  • Beat the Coaches 5K Fun Run
  • Parma High School Track
  • 137 Panther Way
  • May 22, 2012 @ 3:30:pm
  • Registration: $10 (Includes t-shirt)
  • Contact: jwalgamott@parmaschools.org

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If you have been looking for a low-key event to begin your racing season, or if you are still trying to convince yourself that racing is for you, Beat the Coaches 5K Fun Run in Parma is an affordable place to start.

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