The Huntington Disease Research Support Run/Walk will be held August 28, 2011 at Zorinsky Lake Park (156th and “F”). It is being hosted by the local Omaha HD support group. The 12th Annual HD Research event begins with registration at 8:00 to 8:45 am at Shelter #5 with the 4 mile run starting at 8:55 and the 1, 2, 3 or 4 mile walk starting at 9:00 am. It is a picturesque trek along Zorinsky Lake Park on a hard surface trail. Markers will be available so you can participate at the distance you prefer. Water and refreshments will be provided. This will be a festive event that will include music, door prizes, and raffle. Face painting and a bouncy castle will be available for children.
All registration proceeds go to the University of Nebraska Medical Center Movement Disorders Program. Cost is $25 and includes T-shirt and refreshments. Awards will be given to the top three men and women finishers in the four mile run.
For further information, please contact event coordinator Michael DeBolt at (402) 980-0554. Mailing address is HDSA 2011, 1910 Petersen Drive, Papillion, NE 68046.