Stride 4 Health
Run, Walk or Roll! Saturday - August 18, 2012
Come to Revere Beach to raise money for Hallmark Health System and pay tribute to "Dr. Bob" Harney.
Where and When
The Dr. Bob Harney Fun Run, Walk or Roll will be held rain or shine at Revere Beach on Saturday, August 18th, 2012.
Registration tents will be set up behind the State Police Barracks on Revere Beach Boulevard.
Registration starts at 7:30am. The walk starts at 9:00am.
PLEASE TAKE NOTE - Buses will replace Blue Line service from Wonderland Station to Airport Station all weekend, Saturday and Sunday, August 18-19, 2012. The buses will make all stops between Wonderland and Airport. For more information, contact (617) 222-3200.
Make a Difference in Your Community
The Dr. Bob Harney 5km Fun Run, Walk or Roll is a collaborative effort to raise awareness and funds for the Cardiology, Orthopedic and Sports Medicine programs at Hallmark Health System and the Boston Bruins Foundation. The walk only requires $20 to sign up. Pledges are accepted.
Meet Great People
You will also get a chance to meet Boston Bruins Fan Favorite, Shawn Thornton, Mike Eruzione and other past Bruins greats.
Fun and Frills
Post-event BBQ and entertainment on the beach for the whole family.
About "DR. BOB"
"Dr. Bob" as he was so passionately known, has been a well-respected orthopedic surgeon in the Boston area for over 25 years. Through his years as a private physician, he helped elevate the Hallmark Health Bone and Joint Center to a "center of excellence." His career has been dedicated to the education and welfare of able-bodied, physically challenged and intellectually challenged athletes. Colleagues found his commitments to patient care unwavering and his ability to teach, mentor and lead unsurpassed. Patients found confidence and trust in his friendly and calm demeanor. Dr. Bob Harney was a founder and past president of New England Disabled Sports. He was inducted into the National Disabled Ski Hall of Fame in 2011. He is internationally recognized in Paralympic Sports and was instrumental in developing the classification system for the Paralympic Games.
You Can Help!
PARTICIPATE - Stay fit and support a great cause while enjoying picturesque Revere Beach
ORGANIZE - Encourage your co-workers, friends and family to get involved. Get a team together and join the corporate challenge!
DONATE - Help raise much needed dollars by supporting the efforts of the participants financially.
COLLECT PLEDGES - Maximize your contribution to the cause by encouraging your friends and contacts to support your efforts financially.
COMMUNICATE - Get your social media face on and tell everyone you know about this great event!
VOLUNTEER - It takes a village to organize and run this event, and we are always looking for people to volunteer.