Grundy County Health Department to sponsor 5K-10K run/walk

Runner in race

The Grundy County Health Department will sponsor a 5K, 10K run/walk on June 16th. The event is one of the activities for Trenton’s Gooseberry Festival that weekend.

The health department promotes the 5K, 10K as a family event designed to promote physical activity. Registration is free.

The health department has set a deadline of June 13 for entrants to register which can be done online at the Grundy County Health Department website. The first 150 participants registered are to receive a free Gooseberry 5K 10K t-shirt.

Medals are to be awarded to the top three finishers in all age groups at the June 16 event. Sign in will begin at 7 o’clock that morning with the walk or run to begin at 7:30 from Eastside Park in Trenton.