Georgetown Middle School hosting ‘Run for color’

9 GMS Run for color

Georgetown Middle School is holding a Run for Color 5K Run/Walk fundraiser Saturday, April 9.

GEORGETOWN – Georgetown Middle School will hold its second annual Run for Color 5K Run/Walk Saturday, April 9 on and around the school grounds.

This family friendly event provides a colorful venue for fun and exercising.

The run will benefit the Georgetown Middle School track team and programs to promote healthy students at GMS.

The Run for Color is Georgetown Middle’s own version of the popular color runs being held throughout the country.

It is an untimed race in which participants are doused from head to toe in different colors. The first 450 registered participants will receive a commemorative white T-shirt to wear as they run or walk through a 3.1-mile course full of colors.

The event begins at 1 p.m.

Participants may register online at www.seashorestriders.com, or by mailing or hand-delivering the registration form and payment to Georgetown Middle School.

Student registration is $10 through April 5 and $15 after April 5 or on race day. Adult registration is $20 through April 5 and $25 after April 5 or on race day.

The rain date for the event is Sunday, April 16 at 1 p.m.

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