David and Sondra Price with Air Care Systems, Greenwood Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Tanya Taylor a check for their sponsorship of this year’s Freedomfest 5K being held July 4th in Greenwood.
The race will be chip timed again this year, a process in which runners run across mats that electronically start and stop their time, making for a more accurate time. Additional to chip timing, runners will be able to register on-line this year by going to the Greenwood Chamber of Commerce web site and following the link for the Freedomfest 5K, or by going to https://runsignup.com/race/ar/greenwood/freedomfestrun “We are so excited about being able to register on line,” Taylor said, “it is more convenient for the runners and actually helps streamline things in the Chamber Office as well.”
This year’s race will take place on July 4ty at 7:30 am with sign in beginning at 6:30 at the Means Wilkinson Community room at Farmers Bank. Registration is $20 on or before June 30th, $30 thereafter.t-shirts are guaranteed to the first 300 registrants.
Cash prizes will be given to the race participants with the most patriotic themed attire. “I love this time of year, and all the festivities it brings. We are so fortunate to have businesses like Air Care Systems and the Prices’ who are so willing to help sponsor the race and add to this special time of year.”
For more information contact the Greenwood Chamber of Commerce at 996-6357 for additional information.