Catholic Federal 5K Race - August 4, 2012
At the Labadie Pig Gig Ribfest!
The Catholic Federal Credit Union 5K race will be one of the premier events for this year’s Labadie Pig Gig in Bay City’s Vets Park August 2nd through the 5th. The Catholic Federal 5K Race will be held Saturday August 4, 2011.
The Catholic Federal 5K race starts at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday morning. Late registration will be held at 7:45a.m. through 8:45a.m. on race day. Proceeds from the race will benefit the Toni and Trish House. Trained volunteers at the Toni and Trish House offer shelter, meals, and personal care for the guest and their family. The house is here to support and serve as a resource for understanding palliative end of life care.
The course will be a challenge! Starting in Vet’s Park and going over Vet’s Bridge, through downtown, and coming back across Liberty Bridge, to finish right back in Vet’s Park. All finishers will receive a medal! 1st place awards go to overall male and female for Run and Walk. Piggy awards go to the top 3 finishers in each age division. Piggy awards to top 5 walkers, male and female….PLUS – 3 piggy banks filled with $100.00 will be awarded to 3 people randomly drawn from ALL FINISHERS. Every child will receive a shirt and an award; free entry to the Labadie Pig Gig for all registered runners/walkers to enjoy the festival and music with great National entertainment.
Race registration forms will be available at Catholic Family Credit Union location or online at www.cathfcu.com and www.piggig.com. The entry fee before July 15 with a shirt is $20 and without a shirt is $15. The fee increases by $5 after July 15. Kids Race entry is only $7. The race is not only for runners, but walkers as well!
The Labadie Pig Gig is held in Veterans Memorial Park, August 2nd through the 5th. The event features a national rib competition, nightly musical concerts, the Coors Light tent, Covenant Health Care Hospitality tent, the Charter Family Stage, Pig Racing, children’s activities and of course the Catholic Federal 5K.
For more information log onto www.piggig.com or contact:
DoreAble Entertainment Inc.