FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
On the Run to Save Lives
AUGUST 30, 2006, SEATTLE WA — Join us for a great event and a great cause. The Super Jock 'n' Jill Half Marathon and Fun Run/Walk will take place Monday, September 4, 2006. A portion of entry fee proceeds of the run and walk benefit lifesaving programs and research at Puget Sound Blood Center.
A Labor Day tradition, the Half Marathon and 4+ mile Fun Run/Walk start and finish are at the Redhook Ale Brewery in Woodinville. The run and walk follow the Sammamish River Trail through the scenic Sammamish River Valley. There will be a post event celebration in the Redhook Bowl with music, food, drink and prizes.
Participate individually or form a team with family, friends or co-workers. Don’t forget to ask about your company’s matching gift program to make your effort go even further. Top finishers will be recognized at the Awards Ceremonies.
The Blood Center has a long and unique tradition of blending community volunteerism, medical science and research to improve patients’ lives. The Blood Center serves patients in more than 70 hospitals and clinics in 14 counties with blood services, provides tissue and transplantation support to 185 hospitals across the Northwest. For more information on Puget Sound Blood Center please see our Web site at www.psbc.org.If you have any questions regarding the event contact Tom Butterworth at 206-292-6511 or pager 206-680-2610.