November 03, 2011

News Release

For Immediate Release

5k, Wellness Walk Benefit Urban Trails

Ozark Greenways is thrilled to be the recipient of proceeds from Bass Pro's 13th annual 5K run/walk this Sunday, November 6, 7:30AM, to benefit Springfield's greenway trail network. The run is now called the "Ozark Greenways 5K", and is part of the Bass Pro Outdoor Fitness Festival. The OG5K starts and ends at Outdoor World, including the Maynard Cohick Half Marathon and the Bass Pro Marathon, which also start and end at Bass Pro Sunday morning.

The Cox Wellness 1/2/3-mile Walk will be held this Saturday, November 5, 9:30AM, starting and ending at the Botanical Center/Close Memorial Park trailhead, using the South Creek Greenway.

For complete event details, fees and registration information, go to www.basspro.com/fitness .

For more information, contact: Lori Tack, Program Coordinator, Ozark Greenways, (417) 864-2015 office / (417) 429-8716 cell, lori@ozarkgreenways.org

Ozark Greenways–P.O. Box 50733–Springfield, MO 65805–(417) 864-2015–www.ozarkgreenways.org