As part of the national anti-bullying campaign, Silver Springs Management and Healthy Harts Fitness are proud to present Stop the Bullying, 5K Glow Run on Saturday, August 8, 2015 at Silver Springs State Park at 8 PM. 5656 East Silver Springs Blvd., Silver Springs, Fl 34488. This inaugural event will help generate awareness of the various types of bullying through conversation and fundraising.
The event will include a structured 5K run or walk that will begin at the main entrance to Silver Springs State Park off of highway 40, and the route will venture into the beautifully landscaped arena surrounding the celebrated springs. Multiple DJs will provide race entertainment throughout the run/walk. In addition, a post-race celebration will be held on the Mansion Lawn, featuring refreshments for participants to enjoy and an oversized slip-n-slide water attraction as part of the fun!
A portion of the event proceeds will be used to purchase school supplies and backpacks for disadvantaged youth and support the incentives of the local non-profit, the Friends of Silver Springs.
Registration and parking will be located at the north gate entrance, located off of State Road 40, just beyond the Silver Springs main entrance. Check-in and registration will begin at 7 PM. Early registration has closed. On site registration will commence on race day. The cost is $45 for adults, and $10 for children 12 and under and includes a race shirt as well as Silver Springs and sponsor souvenirs.
Healthy Harts Fitness promises to jump-start your health by offering personalized classes, trainers and memberships that fit a variety of fitness needs. In partnership with Silver Springs State Park, Healthy Hearts Fitness is dedicated to end bullying through promoting healthy relationships and physical well being.
Registration cost $30.00 in advance and $45.00 on the day of the run. For more information, call 352-261-5840