Odyssey House Run for Your Life
09/20/2014 8:00 AM
09/20/2014 12:00 PM
Please join us for the 9th Annual Odyssey House Run for Your Life 5K Run & Recovery Walk in support of men and women in recovery from substance use disorders. In addition to the run/walk, the event features a variety of family-friendly activities, including
children’s races and games; fitness competitions and demonstrations; and free entertainment and refreshments. Participants include individuals in treatment, their families and friends, and supporters of recovery services. As the premier NYC recovery month
event, Run for Your Life attracts entrants from all the major NYC treatment programs.
Is this event open to the public?
Icahn Stadium @ Randall's Island
20 Randall's Island
Type of Event:
Health and Wellness
Targeted participants for this year's event:
120 Wall Street
Date of Post: 9/20/2014
News/Media Name: WPIX
Press Copy: NEW YORK (PIX11) — The 9th annual “Run for Your Life” 5K brought a crowd to Randall’s Island. This fun-filled community event included free t-shirts, zumba demonstrations, raffles, music and refreshments. PIX11’s Jay Dow was there to speak with Odyssey
House hief executive officer and presdient, Doctor Peter Provet. All proceeds will benefit the men, women and children in treatment at Odyssey House.
Other Information: Includes a video, accessible here: http://pix11.com/2014/09/20/9th-annual-run-for-your-life-5k-benefiting-odyssey-house-held-in-nyc/
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