Memorial 5K is set for Sunday
August 21, 2013 1:18PM
Theresa Lang | Supplied photo
Updated: September 23, 2013 2:23PM
The second annual Theresa Lang Memorial 5K Run/Walk is scheduled for Sunday, beginning and ending at Cemenos Pizza, 1630 Essington Road in Joliet, according to a news release from the event’s public relations firm.
Lang, who would have been 31 Sunday, was killed in a car accident in December 2011.
Participants of all ages and fitness levels are welcome at this certified and time-chipped event. Individuals can register in person from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday at TM Martial Arts, 3101 Theodore St., Joliet, or from 7 to 8:30 a.m. on race day at the event. They can also visit www.signmeup.com/91553. The cost to participate is $35.
For more information or to volunteer, contact race director Bridget Wisz at 815-260-2118 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
TM Martial Arts is hosting the race.
Proceeds of this year’s race benefit the Wounded Warrior Project, the release said. Wisz anticipates having 250 to 300 runners and volunteers.