Blackberry Run/Walk set for Denman Island

Annual fundraiser for breast cancer research goes Sept. 1

 

 

 

Denman Island’s 2013 Annual 8.5 km Blackberry Run/Walk takes place on Sunday, Sept. 1.

Preregistration forms are available at Extreme Runners in Courtenay and the cost is $5 and $30 with Tech T-shirt. Race day registration is available starting at 9 a.m. at the Denman Island Seniors’ Hall and cost is $10. [T-shirts are only available with preregistration].

The event starts at 9:45 a.m. at the Seniors’ Hall.   Refreshments and draw prizes will be available following the run. Spend the rest of the day at the Denman Blackberry Faire.  Phone 250-335-2441 or 250-218-1127 for more information.

All proceeds from the run are donated to breast cancer research.

– Blackberry Run/Walk

 

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