The City of Palm Springs will present the 5th Annual Mayor’s Race and Wellness Festival on Sunday, Jan. 24, in partnership with Desert Healthcare District, Desert Regional Medical Center and the United Way of Desert.
Register to become a “Moon Walker” and join Mayor Robert Moon and friends in the 5K walk throughout the city. The fun kicks off at 7 a.m. in the Ruth Hardy Wellness Park. Start time is 7:30 a.m. for the 10K, 8 a.m. for the 5K and 9:30 a.m. for the 1K Kids Fun Run. Runners and walkers can participate as an individual or in a team category and receive a discounted entry by entering the code (TEAMPS) when registering online. This year the event benefits the Desert Healthcare Foundation and the United Way of the Desert.
Joining in the fun will be leading health expert Craig Ramsay, author of “Anatomy of Muscle Building” and his partner Brandon Libretti, who star in the new Bravo Television series, “Newlyweds: The First Year.” In addition, the Masters of Ceremonies will be well known local personal trainer Sean Bergara, the owner of ECORE Fitness in Palm Springs. The Wellness Festival is FREE and open to the public and will feature a variety of health and wellness booths, interactive displays, food samples, giveaways and more.
To sign up, visit www.healthyplanethealthyyoups.com. Every registrant receives breakfast served by the Palm Springs Lions Club and a finisher medal.