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200 REGISTRATION SPOTS ADDED FOR ST. PETER’S CARDIAC & VASCULAR CENTER ALBANY LAST RUN 5K

November 09, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE:              December 5, 2017
CONTACT:      Ryan Murray, Public Relations Coordinator
                        Rmurray@albanyny.gov / 518.434.5415
 
Albany, NY – The City of Albany and St. Peter’s Cardiac & Vascular Center present the 21st annual Albany Last Run 5K on Saturday, December 9 at 5 p.m. An additional 200 spaces have just been added to allow last-minute runners to ensure their spots this year. Participants may register online via ARE Event Productions or download the mail-in entry form. Registration is $30 in advance and $35 day-of if spaces are still available. 

The Last Run is a great race for all ages, featuring a beautiful course through Capital Holiday Lights in Washington Park and a starting line fireworks show. The race also features chip timing, age-based divisional awards and random prize drawings. Awards recognition and posting of results takes place at the base of the Egg at the Empire State Plaza Concourse following the race along with post race refreshments from Whole Foods Albany! All registered runners will receive a free Last Run 5K long-sleeve wicking fabric shirt.  

The Last Run 5K is presented by St. Peter’s Cardiac & Vascular Center, and sponsored by Whole Foods, LYFT, CDPHP, Hampton Inn and Suites, Capital Car Share, Ortho New York & Albany Parking Authority.

Media support is provided by B95.5, Fly 92, and Spiral Design Studios. 

The Last Run 5K is produced with the help of community volunteers. Sign up to be part of this great experience by emailing volunteer@albanyny.gov or calling 518.434.5416. 

For additional information, call the City of Albany Office of Cultural Affairs at 518.434.2032, visit www.albanyevents.org, or follow albanyNYevents on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. 
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