The City of Destin Recreation Department will host the 13th Annual Run with the Dogs 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, March 16, 2013, at 9 a.m.
This run is open to individual runners/walkers. Participants may bring their dog, big or small, to run or walk the race. Pre-registration costs $20 and must be complete by March 1. Registration costs increase to $25 if registered between March 2 and March 15. Day-of registration will cost $30 and will be from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. behind Destin City Hall (4200 Indian Bayou Trail). Participants can also register online at www.active.com until March 15. The race begins at 9 a.m.
Early packet pickup will be March 14 and 15 at the Morgan Sports Center from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. T-shirts and prizes for winners of each category will be awarded. Hooters is sponsoring the award ceremony and celebration following the race.
Dogs are required to wear current rabies tag and must be on a short leash. Dog owners are responsible for cleaning up after their dogs (bring your baggies!). Registration forms can be picked up at the Destin Community Center, Morgan Sports Center and you can go to the City of Destin website at www.cityofdestin.com and print out a registration form. For more information, call Morgan Sports Center at 654-5184 or email Nick Coleman at firstname.lastname@example.org
Persons with disabilities who require assistance to participate in this event are requested to notify the Recreation Director at (850) 650-1241 at least 48 hours in advance.