Genesys sponsors Dash for a Difference Sept. 28

GENESEE COUNTY — Genesys Athletic Club (GAC) will sponsor the 13th annual Dash for a Difference run/walk Saturday, Sept. 28 on the grounds and nature trails of Genesys Regional Medical Center’s Health Park campus in Grand Blanc Township.

Proceeds from the event go to enhance the comfort of Genesys Hospice patients.

Dash for a Difference includes these races:

• 5K run – start time 10 a.m.

• 5K walk – start time 10:05 a.m.

• Kids one mile fitness run – start time 10:45 a.m.

Kids quarter mile indoor fitness run (on the track of GAC) – start time 11:10 a.m.

Registration opens at 8:30 a.m.

Cost of the races is as follows:

•$25 (with a t-shirt), $20 without a t-shirt

• $10 for all kids races (all kids will receive a T-shirt)

Awards are given to the overall race winners, and to the first Masters male and female finishers as well as the top three finishers in each division.

All participants in the kids’ races receive a finisher’s medal.

The course winds through the 478 acres of the Genesys Health Park campus with much of the course on the paved, scenic nature trails.

Child care is available for children ages 2 to 10 in the Genesys Athletic Club child care facility.

Swartz Ambulance serves as the race sponsor. To register for Dash for a Difference, go to grandblanc-mi/genesysdash for-a-difference-2013, or call 810-606-7518.

Genesys Regional Medical Center at Health Park is located between Holly Road and Baldwin Road in Grand Blanc Township (from I-75, take exit 108). — G.G.

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