Published On: Thu, Jan 23rd, 2014

HospiceCare 10K Run and Walk to lead off Chocolate Festival

HospiceCare is pleased to announce the 21st annual HospiceCare 10K Race will be held Saturday, Apr. 12 at 9 a.m. as part of the 8th Annual Lewisburg Chocolate Festival and will benefit the new Lewisburg Hospice House.

The scenic 6.2 mile race begins at the Greenbrier Valley Airport, crosses 219 North and follows the rolling hills of Fairview Road and Arbuckle Lane into downtown Lewisburg, finishing in front of the Greenbrier County Courthouse. Pre-Registration is available now via www.TriStateRacer.com. Registration fee prior to Mar. 14 is $20 (guarantees a T-Shirt) and Race Day Registration will take place at The Greenbrier Valley Airport beginning at 8 a.m.

They will also hold a Fun Walk the same day, at 9 a.m., in front of the downtown branch of First National Bank. The fee is $10 for pre-registration and same day registration. Registration will be held in the lobby of the bank from 8:15 to 8:45a.m. There is a separate application for the Walk.

10K race applications are available to download at www.TriStateRacer.com. Race and Walk applications are available at www.LewisburgChocolateFestival.com.

For more information call Missy VanBuren, Public Relations Manager, HospiceCare at 304-645-2700 or mvanburen@hospicecarewv.org.

All proceeds benefit the Lewisburg Hospice House.