Lorton, Fairfax County, VA, August 06, 2009 --(PR.com
)-- South Fairfax Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce their premier 10K run. The South Fairfax Chamber of Commerce Life Without Limits 10K Run will benefit United Cerebral Palsy of Washington and Northern Virginia (UCP). This will be a fun-filled event with live music, post race food, and local celebrities joining in the festivities. The race will be held on Saturday, September 12, 2009, beginning at 8:00 am. The race starts at South County Secondary School, 8501 Silverbrook Road in Lorton, Virginia and follows a USATF-certified course.
All race proceeds will be donated to the United Cerebral Palsy to benefit children and adults with disabilities. United Cerebral Palsy of Washington and Northern Virginia has served adults with cerebral palsy and other disabilities since 1949. Their mission is to advance the independence, productivity and quality of life for individuals with disabilities and their families.
The overall top three male and female runners, and the first, second, and third place runners in each 10-year age group will receive awards donated by local merchants and other race sponsors. There will also be great random prizes. An awards ceremony with food, live music, and featured appearances by local celebrities, including the Hogettes, will follow the race.
Runners can register to participate in the SFCC Life Without Limits 10K Run online at SouthFairfaxChamber.org/10KRun, or register in person on race day beginning 6:30 am at South County Secondary School. Registration fee is $20.00 in advance, or $25.00 on race day. All participants who pre-register by August 28 are guaranteed an official commemorative 100% cotton race t-shirt. Registered runners can pick up their race bib and t-shirt Friday, September 11, from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm at the Lorton Workhouse Arts Center, 9601 Ox Road, Lorton, or at at South County Secondary School beginning at 6:30 am before the race.
Visit SouthFairfaxChamber.org for complete details on the South Fairfax Chamber of Commerce Life Without Limits 10K Run.
About South Fairfax Chamber of Commerce
South Fairfax Chamber of Commerce (SFCC) is the first Chamber of Commerce exclusively for businesses, nonprofit organizations, and individuals with interests in the southern part of Fairfax County, Virginia. SFCC is bringing together diverse business and civic leaders in Lorton, Laurel Hill, Newington, Ft. Belvoir, South Springfield, Burke, Fairfax Station, and Clifton to become part of a new voice in the South Fairfax region, one of the fastest growing business communities in Northern Virginia.
Note: Hi-Res race logo may be downloaded at http://SouthFairfaxChamber.org/10KRun/SFCC