Oct, 28, 2017 05:00 PM - Oct, 28, 2017 07:00 PM
Flagstaff, AZ, US
Run Flagstaff and the Northern Arizona Healthcare Foundation have teamed up to bring you Run For Your Life, a haunted trail run, or walk Saturday, October 28, 2017 at Fort Tuthill County Park. If you dare to enter you can expect over a mile of new scares, thrills and adventure. You may even spot the Mogollon Monster… or it may find you!
The new partnership will raise needed funds for Fit Kids of Arizona, a service of Northern Arizona Healthcare, focusing on healthy lifestyle and education for youth. The event is sponsored by Whole Foods Market.
“The Run For Your Haunted Trail Event, continues to be a Flagstaff Fall favorite event. This year we are excited team-up with one of the best organizations in town. Northern Arizona Healthcare Foundation working alongside with Run Flagstaff will bring this event to the next level. The creative minds working behind and on the scene is phenomenal,” said Sarah Sherry, Co-Owner of Run Flagstaff. “We are excited as the Haunted Trail grows bigger and better each year. With your interest and participation in the Run For Your Life Haunted Trail you’ll be directly supporting Fit Kids of Arizona, a cause in which we all are passionate about. Don’t miss out, join in on the fun October 28th!”
Run For Your Life Haunted Trail will include a Kids Spooky Trick-or-Treat Dash at 5 p.m. followed by the haunted trail 5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m. Personal illumination (headlamps, flashlights, etc.) are required and participants will follow red lights hung on trees, caution tape and chalk arrows for just more than a mile. Walk through the haunted for if you dare…. or RUN FOR YOUR LIFE! Danger could be lurking form under the ground, above the treetops, or anywhere in between.
To register or learn more about the Run For Your Life Haunted Trail, visit azrunforyourlife.com. For sponsorship contact Heather Ainardi at the Northern Arizona Healthcare Foundation at 877-527-5291 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Fit Kids of Arizona
Fit Kids of Arizona, a service of Northern Arizona Healthcare, helps those young people make better long-term lifestyle choices via the Fit Kids at School program. Fit Kids registered dietitian nutritionists, nurse practitioners, exercise specialists and counselors work with students at 20 local schools throughout five districts in Flagstaff, Camp Verde, Cottonwood and Williams. To date, nearly 13,000 children have completed the program.
Fit Kids at School is not focused only on children’s activity level and nutrition during school hours. Fit Kids experts help each child’s entire family reach their healthy-life style goals. Participants are introduced to new programs and encouraged to take an active part. For instance, children and families who once thought they could never finish a trail race are now part of our running community.
About Northern Arizona Healthcare Foundation
Northern Arizona Healthcare Foundation is an integral partner in Northern Arizona Healthcare’s mission to provide patients with exceptional care while transforming the health of the communities served.
Under the guidance of a volunteer Board of Directors, the Foundation conducts programs; facilitates fundraising campaigns; solicits and manages grants; and distributes community funds to advance health in northern Arizona.
For more information on Northern Arizona Healthcare Foundation, visit NAHealthFoundation.org.
About Run Flagstaff
Run Flagstaff opened at A Runner’s High in 2005 before moving downtown and being renamed in 2009.The store is named after the local running club founded by Mike Friedberg, Vince Sherry, Michael Smith, Phil Wharton, Jarod Scott and Chris Gomez.
Now owned and operated by Vince and Sarah Sherry, Run Flagstaff employs some of the very best and knowledgeable runners in town. With decades of combined experience, you can’t find a better place for all things running in Flagstaff.