October 5, 2011
Contact: (828) 388-3200
On Oct. 22nd, at 9am runners will compete in the scenic and challenging Jump Off Rock 10K Race. Henderson County’s running club – the Four Seasons Running Club and local running apparel and footwear store Foot Rx will host the race. All runners will receive complimentary admission to the Oktoberfest celebration.
“Some local runners and I have been talking about a Jump Off Rock race for years,” said Ellen Seagle, local runner and race director. “We are delighted to make this a reality.”
The race registration fee is $20 if purchased by October 15, or $25 at the race. Online registration is available on www.active.com. The registration form is also available on www.fourseasonsrunningclub.com and selected locations around town including the Henderson County Chamber for Commerce, Henderson County Travel & Tourism, Foot Rx and the Henderson County YMCA.
All proceeds after expenses from the event will benefit Smart Start of Henderson County. Smart Start is North Carolina’s nationally recognized and award winning early education initiative to ensure that all young children enter school healthy and ready to succeed.
For more information on the Jump Off Rock 10K Race please contact Chris Power at (828) 388-3200.