Sign up for Get Your Rear in Gear-Green Bay 5K
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
There’s still time to register for the Saturday, Aug. 6, Get Your Rear in Gear-Green Bay, presented by Aurora BayCare Medical Center.
If you’ve been on the fence about participating, now’s the time to hop off and sign up. Registration is $25 for adults and $15 for ages 12 and under through August 3, then $30 for adults and $20 for ages 12 and under from August 4 to race day. The kids’ fun run is $15.
The Get Your Rear in Gear-Green Bay is scheduled for 9 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 6. It offers a timed 5K race and a 1.5-mile walk. The race will carry runners and walkers from the starting line at Aurora BayCare Medical Center, through the surrounding neighborhoods and back to the finish line on the hospital campus. Race organizers say they expect upwards of 200 registrants.
Not only will you be doing yourself some good by participating in an event that requires physical activity on your part, but you’ll also be aiding our efforts to raise local awareness of colon cancer and the need for age-appropriate screenings and early detection.
Register today for the Get Your Rear in Gear-Green Bay.
Erik Johnson, MD, FACS, is Board Certified in general surgery and in colon and rectal surgery, and practices at Aurora BayCare Medical Center. Dr. Johnson received his education at the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee and completed two fellowships, one at Ferguson Clinic in colorectal and one at the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics in oncology. Learn more here.