ROCHELLE — The Rochelle Community Hospital Foundation will host the 8th Annual “Hospital Hustle” 5K Walk/Run on Saturday, June 7 at 8 a.m. This fun family event will be held at Rochelle Township High School, 1406 Flagg Road. The walk/run starts at the high school, follows the bike path to Atwood Park and back for a total of 3.1 miles.
Any registered participant will be entered into a raffle for a $100 Visa gift card (must be present to win).
The event encourages team participation. Placement is determined by the average scores of the first three members of the team that cross the finish line.
Awards will be presented to various age divisions ranging from youth to age 70 and over for both male and female. A plaque will be awarded to the fastest team. Entry fees are as follows: $20 for pre-entry up to May 31 or $25 beginning June 1 until race day. No pets or strollers on the course please.
For more information, log onto the hospital’s website at www.rochellehospital.com to print off an entry form or sponsorship information. A registration form must be completed for each participant. Questions can be directed to Janet Stewart, RCH Marketing Coordinator at 815-561-3113, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the hospital’s Facebook page.
Proceeds from this year’s event will go toward the purchase of six Philips HeartStart defibrillators.