August 9, 2013
VISALIA – Registration is now
open for the Visalia Runners Harvest Run and the Minds ‘N Motion Brain Injury
Awareness Walk on Saturday, Oct. 5, in Visalia.
Both events will kick off the
Kaweah Delta Community Health & Fitness Expo and 5th Annual Rehab Reunion,
set to take place from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Kaweah Delta Rehabilitation
Hospital, 840 W. Akers St. in Visalia. The event will feature a pancake
breakfast, community booths, free screenings, a teddy bear clinic for children
and archery demonstrations by gold medalist Jeff Fabry, of Hanford. Last year
in London, Fabry became the first U.S. archer to win a Paralympic Games gold
The Harvest Run, a 5K run
with chip timing, will begin at 8 a.m. and is a 10-point event in the Valley
Runner of the Year Series. The Minds ‘N Motion Brain Injury Awareness Walk is a
1K Run/Walk and will begin at 8:15 a.m. The registration cost for each event is
$25 when participants pre-register before midnight on Wednesday, Oct. 2. After
that date, registration is $35 and only available at the event. T-shirts will
be given to the first 400 people to register. Proceeds from the events will
support local families in need for Christmas 2013 and the Jeff Barnes Brain
Online: www.signmeup.com/harvestrun; www.visaliarunners.org
Mail-In: Send check payable to Visalia Runners to 444 N.
Linwood St., Visalia, CA 93291.
Walk-In: The Lifestyle Center, 5105 W. Cypress Ave., Visalia;
Sole 2 Soul, 4242 S. Mooney Blvd., Visalia; Sole 2 Soul, 5052 N. Palm Ave.,