2017 Paint Downtown Pink in Fort Smith slated Sept. 30

Amanda Corbin
News Reporter

The 2017 Paint Downtown Pink 5k is slated at 8:30 a.m. Sept. 30 in Fort Smith, Ark.

Preregistration is $30 individual (ages 9 and under $20) and race-day registration $35 per person (age 9 and under $25). A team fee is $30 per person with a $5 discount per team member for more than 10. Teams must represent a business, and may consist of employees and immediate family. Preregistration ends Sept. 20, and you must register by then to be guaranteed a finisher medal and T-shirt.

Chip timing will be by JMAX Race Timing Services. Awards will be awarded for overall male and female runners, walkers, age division awards and a team participation traveling plaque.

Packet pickup will be Sept. 29 from 5-7 p.m. at the Riverfront Glass Pavilion at 100 N. B St., Fort Smith. Race-day registration and packet is in the same location from 7-8 a.m. The awards ceremony will follow the 5k, as well as hot dogs and music. Organizers described the course as relatively flat and winding through the Fort Smith historic Belle Grove district.

Online registration is available on Event Brite. For more information, email Lorna Armstrong at Lornaarmstrong1@gmail.com or call (479) 650-0766.