Silver Mile Run for Education 2014
Annual community event set for Saturday, May 10
The Silver Mile Run for Education & Health and Fitness Fair is set for Saturday, May 10, 2014, at Penn High School. Once again, we will have a 10K run, 5K run, and a 1-mile fun walk.
We are thrilled that Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center once again will be the presenting sponsor and offer free on-site health screenings. We welcome back Sunny 101.5 and WZOC 94.3 as our radio sponsors and tv sponsor FOX 28.
Thank you to our sponsors
Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center
Dr. Shawn R. Long DSS
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Growing Kids Learning Center
Kryder Veterinary Clinic
U.S. Bank Global Corporate
1st Source Bank
American Fidelity Assurance
Race and packet information
Registration and packets may be picked up from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 9, at Penn’s Door D. Take time to review the course, pick up your race t-shirt, and a goody bag. Stay for a pasta dinner from Noodles & Company (see info below).
On Saturday, May 10, from 7:15 to 8:15 a.m., registration and packet pickup continues at Door D.
This year’s event will start and end on the track in the Freed Stadium.
Our silent auction will feature fabulous packages from area businesses. Get your bids in early because these items will go fast! Silent auction will be open from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. May 10. Items include:
- Full set of braces by Dr. Shawn Long
- Zoom Teeth Whitening by Dr. Jeffrey Mader
- Green Fees for 2 with Cart by The Warren Golf Course at Notre Dame
- Harvest Dinner at Papa Vino’s by Quality Dining
- Ski Lift tickets with rental by Swiss Valley
- $25 Gift Card by Flourish
- Bike Tune Up by Spin Zone
- One-year membership to Memorial’s Health & Fitness Center
- Coerver Soccer Camp value of $250
- FitStop gift certificate value of $320
- Michiana Beauty College certificates
- Numerous restaurant certificates such as Cooper Creek, Beef O’ Brady’s, Victorian Pantry
Health and Fitness Fair
Want tips to get healthy? Or learn the latest workout craze? How about giveaways, hands-on demonstrations, and healthy food samples? The Silver Mile Health and Fitness Fair is the place to be! Visit these area vendors from 8:30 to noon on Saturday, May 10, in Penn’s cafeteria.
- Martin’s Super Markets
- Boy Scouts sponsored by Randy Leliaert
- Let’s Go Fitness
- Penn Summer Camps
- Doctor’s Express
- It Works
- McDonald Physical Therapy
- Bethel Academic & Sports Camps
- The Dental Center
- Strikes & Spares
- Urban Swirl
- Gymnastics Michiana
- Warren Chiropractic
Get your carb load Friday, May 9, after picking up your packet. Noodles & Company is offering the following for $10 for adults and $5 for students (proceeds to benefit PHMEF). The meal includes a main dish choice (see below for selection), a tossed green salad, and either a chocolate chunk or snicker doodle cookie. You will select your options onsite Friday night.
The main dish choices are:
Japanese Pan Noodles, Mac-N-Cheese, Spaghetti with meatballs, spicy chicken caesar sandwich, or meatball sandwich. Order tickets with the registration form.
|Silver Mile Event Schedule|
|Friday night – May 9
|Registration and packet pickup at Door D. Penn High School|
|5:30-7:30 p.m.||Noodles & Co. pasta dinner – Penn High School|
|Registration and packet pickup at Door D. – Penn High School|
|8:45 a.m.||Mandatory warm up on Penn track – start of 10K, 5K, and 1-Mile event|
|9 a.m.||10K run starts – Penn track|
|9:10 a.m.||5K run starts – Penn track|
|9:15 a.m.||1-Mile Walk starts – Penn track|
|8:30 a.m. – noon||Silver Mile health & fitness fair, free health screenings, silent auction,robotics mini camp, art gallery open|
|10:15 a.m.||Silver Mile awards ceremony in main arena|
|11 a.m.||Silent Auction closes|
|11:30 a.m.||Payment Opens for Silent Auction Items|