The second Annual Firebirds 5K Frenzy Run/Walk will be held at 8:30 a.m. Oct. 14 at Boardwalk Park/Windsor Lake, 100 N. 5th St., in Windsor.
The event is a fundraiser for Windsor Charter Academy. Race time check-in is from 6:45-7:45 a.m.
Registration information can be found on the on the academy’s website, www.windsorcharteracademy.org or participants can stop by the front office, 680 Academy Court. All entries must be received by Monday. Participants can also pre-register online at www.active.com under “Firebirds 5K Frenzy.”
According to a news release from the academy’s Jennifer Wildman, the course is USTAF certified and chip timed. Participants will be running/walking around a paved trail around Windsor Lake. Times can be used as a qualifying time for the BolderBOULDER.
Award categories include: top-three finishers, male and female, for age categories 14-and-younger, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40 - 49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-plus. The top overall male and female also will receive awards.
Race shirts will be provided while supplies last. If participants don’t pre-register, they won’t be guaranteed shirts.
Money raised will go toward the academy’s education programs. Drawings for a new Kindle Fire and Personal Training sessions will also be included.