Panther/Bobcat 3rd Annual 5K run helps Tullahoma! Get Fit

Get fit runOn Saturday, October 24, the Third Annual Get Fit! Tullahoma Panther/Bobcat 5K Family Fun Run and Walk will be held at Frazier McEwen Park. Saturday’s 5K is a part of the Get Fit Tullahoma! program that was launched in March of 2013. Mayor Lane Curlee is behind the initiative that was created to encourage wellness and to reduce obesity and diabetes in the community.
The cost for the event is $25 for adults and $10 for students. Registration is currently ongoing at http://www.tullahomatn.gov/get-fit plus you can register both East and West middle schools. Registration will also be available on the day of the race. T-shirts are first come first serve the day of the race.
Registration begins at 8:30 am at Frazier McEwen Park, and the run will start at 9:30 am.
For Saturday’s run, East and West middle schools are competing in a friendly rivalry to recruit the most 5K sign-ups for the event. The winner will receive a trophy and bragging rights. Last year, East Middle was crowned the inaugural champions, after more than 200 volunteers.