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R. J. Corman 5K Run/Walk to benefit Chrysalis House set for Saturday in Nicholasville

Chrysalis House Executive Director Lisa Minton said the R. J. Corman 5K Run/Walk benefit Chrysalis House will be held Saturday, May 20, at R. J. Corman’s in Nicholasville.

Walkers and runners may register online at www.cormanracesforchrysalis.com or call (859) 977-2502.

Online registration will be available until 5 p.m., Wednesday, May 17 ($20). Early packet pickup will be Thursday, May 18 (11 a.m.-5 p.m.) and Friday, May 19 (9 a.m.-1 p.m.) at Chrysalis Community Center, 1589 Hill Rise Drive, Lexington.

Race day registration ($25) will be open at 7:30 a.m. at R. J. Corman Railroad Group, 101 R. J. Corman Drive, Nicholasville, KY; the events will begin at 9 a.m.

Prize Money for Top 3 Male and Female Finishers:

1st Place $750 Cash
2nd Place $250 Cash
3rd Place $100 Cash
Five (5) $200 Random Drawing Cash Giveaways

The R. J. Corman facility includes a heated pavilion and indoor restrooms. Post race food prepared by My Old Kentucky Dinner Train’s Executive Chef–burgers, grilled chicken sandwiches, wraps, fruit and churned homemade ice cream.

Other details:

Chip timed by 3 Way Racing with scrolling results
The race course is completely closed to the public
Safe, convenient and free parking to all participants
Photographer will be there to capture your “race face”
Pre-registrants are guaranteed a race t-shirt
Activities for children

“Chrysalis House appreciates the support of the R. J. Corman Railroad Group,” Minton said. “The course and facilities are second to none and we anticipate a great crowd for this family-friendly event. Chrysalis House is Kentucky’s oldest and largest licensed substance abuse treatment program for women. We have been saving lives for almost 40 years. Over 200 women and children were helped last year. The 5K is one of our major annual fund raisers with proceeds directly benefiting our clients.”

Chrysalis House, Inc. programs are licensed by the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services.

Register early at www.cormanracesforchrysalis.com or for more information call (859) 977-2502.

From Chrysalis House Communications

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