2003-08-29 / Sports

Annual 5K Memorial Run-Walk Benefits Children

Annual 5K Memorial Run-Walk Benefits Children

The Memorial Run-Walk honors the memory five children: Sean Smith, James Fahy, Lauren Cafffrey, Kath-ryn Conroy and Danny Thompson, who died due to tragic injuries. All of the children were residents of the Breezy Point, Rockaway Point and Roxbury Community.

The Run-Walk is a benefit for St. Thomas More CYO which all of the children were participants. The Run-Walk will take place Saturday, Sep-tember 6, 2003 from the Sugar Bowl, located at the corner of Bedford Ave and Oceanside Ave. in 4Rockaway Point.

The Start time for the 5k Run-Walk is 10:30 a.m. with a 1 mile run for 7 to 12, and a Pee Wee 220 yard Run to follow.

The Run-Walk costs $20 for Adults and $5 for Children under12. Sneak-ers awarded to overall, 1st, 2nd 3rd place finishers Male and Female. Prizes awarded for Age Groups Male and Female: under 13, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59. 60 and over, and T-shirts to first 750 registered.

Free Parking Available. Post race refreshments and DJ will be provided for all entrants for a limited time. Come and spend a wonderful day as we honor Rockaway’s Greatest Treas-ure our children.


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