2015 Trail of Lights Fun Run Early Bird Registration Deadline Approaching

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The 2015 Trail of Lights Fun Run will be held on Saturday, December 5 and for you early birds, registration is now open. The early bird registration deadline ends on September 30th at midnight. Part of the Trail of Lights “Sneak Peek weekend,” the Trail of Lights Fun Run is an event that welcomes all ages to exercise in festive attire at Zilker Park. Sponsored by Humana, the 2015 Fun Run encourages a healthy and fun way to celebrate the holiday season.

“We’re excited to continue to support the Trail of Lights Fun Run, especially with the expanded team offerings this year,” said Brock Purslow, market vice president, Central Texas for returning sponsor Humana. “Now both individuals and corporate teams can partake in some friendly competition to win awards ranging from crazy holiday socks to a special VIP tent at the Trail of Lights.”

WHERE: Register online at www.AustinTrailofLights.org/2015-fun-run

2.1 mile run/walk at Zilker Park

WHEN: Team and individual registration opens Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015
Run/walk Saturday, Dec. 5 at 7 p.m.

PRICING: $22.50 early-bird price for adults (Sept. 1 through Sept. 30 at midnight)Advertisement$27.50 for adults (Oct. 1 through Oct. 31)
$32.50 for adults (Nov. 1 through Nov. 29)
$37.50 for adults (Nov. 30 through Dec. 5)
$15 for children 12 and under (Sept. 1 through Oct. 31)
$20 for children 12 and under (Nov. 1 through Dec. 5)

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Registrants of this year’s Fun Run will have the ability to create teams. Teams of 20 or more will receive packet delivery, a team photo in front of the Zilker Tree provided by the Trail of Lights, team names on the Fun Run bib for groups of 10 to 25 individuals, and team names on the Fun Run T-shirt for groups of 26 or more. In addition, participants can earn 250 Humana Vitality points by completing the run.

“Each year we get to see the dedication of Austinites who enjoy making the holidays festive and this year is no different—more than 1,300 runners already registered during the August flash sale,” said James Russell, executive director of the Trail of Lights Foundation. “This is the perfect opportunity to put on your best or worst holiday gear and bring your friends, family and coworkers for a fun sneak peek of the trail. We can’t wait to see you there!”

To receive the latest updates, sign up for the Trail of Lights newsletter at AustinTrailofLights.org, follow the @ATXLights Twitter and Instagram feeds or like the Facebook page at facebook.com/AustinTrailofLights.

About Nicole Basham 793 Articles
A native Austinite and soccer-playing mom, Nicole uses her 10-year-old son as an excuse to rediscover her hometown through his eyes. In Thoreau's words, her mission is to "suck out all the marrow of life", or in her son's words, to cultivate in him a love of "advenchers".

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