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St. Margaret Foundation Hosts Annual Fitness Classic 5K Run/Walk and Taste of Fox Chapel

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St. Margaret Foundation will host the 28rd annual Fitness Classic 5K Run/Walk on Sunday, May 15, 2016, starting at 8:30 a.m. Top finishers in running divisions and in the team challenge will be awarded prizes. All registered runners and walkers will be eligible for dozens of great prizes in a post-race random drawing.

The event this year will again feature the Post-Race Party, which includes the Second Annual Taste of Fox Chapel. Come enjoy free samples of delicious dishes from your favorite local restaurants. This year’s restaurants include Aladdin’s Eatery, Atria’s, Donato’s, Luke and Mike’s Frontporch, Market District, Nancetta’s Ristorante, Walnut Grill, Wicked Fox Bar & Grille, and more. The dishes will be judged by a panel of judges and winners will be announced at the awards ceremony.

As you dine, watch local corporations and hospital departments challenge each other in the Bed Race Competition. Local music duo Alias Morris will again be performing classic hits from the 70s, 80s, and 90s.

Pledges For Patients

Fundraise for patients, receive thank you gifts, and win prizes! Individuals who fundraise on behalf of St. Margaret Foundation will be entered into a raffle for even better prizes including a stay at the Fairmont!

Race proceeds benefit the underserved patients of St. Margaret with transportation, medication, and medical supplies, nutritional education and opportunities for physical activity to the uninsured and underinsured patients of UPMC St. Margaret.

Pre-registration for the Fitness Classic 5K is online only. Individuals will save $5.00 when pre-registering online prior to May 8th ($25 individual, prior to May 8th/ $30 race-day). Pre-registrants can also take advantage of the Family Four Pack for $70. The cost for a three-person running team is $60.

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