Event Details

Date: Tue August 05, 2014 6:15 p.m.

Title: Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation Hosts 2 MILE FUN RUN/WALK

Description: Nation-Wide Team Challenge Program Offers Adventure, Friendships and Good Health for Great Cause. 2 MILE FUN RUN/WALK: Runner’s Depot -- 5679 Coral Ridge Dr, Coral Springs, FL 33076. Tuesday, August 5, 2014 -- 6:15 p.m. The Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) is hosting a series of fun runs, meet-ups and informational meetings for their upcoming Team Challenge season. Through Team Challenge, participants can run or walk a half marathon (13.1 miles), or train for a triathlon or cycling event while helping to find a cure for Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, two chronic and often debilitating digestive diseases that impact more than 1.4 million Americans. In addition to the improved health, camaraderie, and support gained, participants receive: --Personalized fitness training by an experienced coach for a period of three to four months. --Expenses-paid weekend away to a great destination race. --A supportive team to train with each week. --Training clinics and helpful tips on topics like nutrition, hydration, injury prevention and shoe fit. --Team Manager, a dedicated staff person from CCFA who coordinates team events, guides you through fundraising, and is your #1 personal cheerleader. --Mentor, a past participant of Team Challenge who can show you the ropes and be your personal fundraising coach. --Team uniform including a training shirt and race day singlet. Individuals interested in learning more about the Team Challenge program are encouraged to attend a commitment-free, informational meeting. For one on one meetings or for more information, visit www.ccteamchallenge.org today and contact Tracy Schwartz at tschwartz@ccfa.org or call (561)218-2929 Ext 1, 7.

Runner’s Depot, 5679 Coral Ridge Dr
Coral Springs, FL 33076

For more information contact:

Tracy Schwartz at (561)218-2929