Pocono FoxTrot to raise money for Parkinson's research

Milford. Runners and walkers are invited. The event also features a resource fair and after-party at Ann Street Park in Milford.


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  • Participants in a past Pocono FoxTrot (Photo provided)



Sponsors

Timing sponsor:
CPT Physical Therapy
Diamond sponsors:
Pioneer Construction Company
Leeward Construction Company
Platinum sponsors:
Waterwheel Cafe and Bakery
Woodloch Pines
Gold sponsors:
Wayne Memorial Health System
Kiley Associates
Thomas and Maryanne Monteodorio
Hunyady Auction Company
Grimm Construction
Acorda Therapeutics
Minooka Suburu
Silver sponsors:
Pike County Light & Power
Arlene and Ken Rudin
Lackawanna College
Flair Home Center
Davis R. Chant Realtors
Stephens Pharmacy
Access Physical Therapy & Wellness
Harrington House
Beach Lake Bakery
FirstLight Home Care
Clemleddy
Pie's On Family Restaurant
Dingmans Medical Center
Realty Executives
The Dime Bank
Sheeley Insurance
Myer & Myer CPA
Forklift Cafe
Schneider Dodsworth Law
Milford Chrysler Jeep
Dakan Enterprises
Bon Secours Community Hospital
Badea & Soul Day Spa
Wayne Bank
Lords Valley Dental
Apple Day Spa
CP
Firmstone Lakewood
RE/MAX
Dirlam Bros. Lumber
Highhouse Energy
Explosive Service Intl.


Join Saturday's Pocono FoxTrot in Milford and help raise money for Parkinson's research.

Organizer Marcia Guberman, who herself was diagnosed with Parkinson's, said the FoxTrot is now celebrating its fifth anniversary. The one-mile run and walk is hosted by the nonprofit Tri-State Parkinson's Project.

"Thus far we have donated $157,000 to the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research," she said. "With this year's efforts we hope to top a total of $200,000."

Check-in is 9 a.m. on Saturday, June 15, at Ann Street Park, where there will also be a resource fair and party.

The event will be held rain or shine.

To register online or make a donation, visit poconofoxtrot5k.org, or send checks payable to Pocono FoxTrot 5K, Box 2776, Gold Key Lakes, Milford, PA 18337. Free T-shirts will be available. Create a team of five or more to get a free hat.

This year's FoxTrot offers a timed race for serious-minded runners, along with the usual Fun Run activities.

At the after-party there will be free food, music, and a gift basket raffle. Learn about local resources for Parkinson's patients and caregivers.

The Tri-State Parkinson’s Project is dedicated to improving the quality of life for those living with Parkinson’s and their care partners. For more information about local resources, support groups, and other Parkinson's related events, visit tri-stateparkinsonsproject.org.

Awards

5k runners/walkers:

Overall male, first place

Overall female, first place

Female, age 1-17, first, second, and third place

Male, age 1-17, first, second, and third place

Female, age 18-39, first, second, and third place

Male, age 18-39, first, second, and third place

Female, age 40+, first, second, and third place

Male, age 40+, first, second, and third place

One-mile community walkers:

Overall top three first, second, and third place





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