Parks & Recreation is sponsoring the annual Spring Sprint Road Race on April 17 in Alcoa. The road race includes a 5K and a 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk. Start and finish is in front of the Springbrook Recreation Center.
The 5K starts at 8:30 a.m. and the Fun Run/Walk starts at 8:35 a.m. Day-of Registration and check-in are at Springbrook Recreation Center. The cost is $15 through 3 p.m. on Thursday, April 15, at the Parks & Recreation office, or $18 on the day of the event.
Each participant will receive a quality T-shirt. A portion of the proceeds benefit Blount County’s Special Olympics Program.
Awards will be given to the Male and Female Overall and Masters Winners and to the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place finishers in each age group in the 5K. All 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk finishers will receive a ribbon.
For more information on Spring Sprint, call the Parks & Rec office at 865-983-9244. Participants can register at the Parks & Rec office at 316 S. Everett High Road or on-line at www.parksrec.com.