November 3, 2011

Vanderbilt fielding team for Nov. 5 LUNGevity 5K

Vanderbilt is putting together a team for the the first LUNGevity Breathe Deep 5K, a timed 5K run and walk to raise funds for lung cancer research.

The event will take place Saturday, Nov. 5, with registration beginning at 7 a.m., the 5K run beginning at 9 a.m. and the 5K walk beginning at 9:15 a.m. The course is friendly to strollers, wheelchairs and pets.

Vanderbilt has formed its own race/walk team and is inviting staff, faculty, students and the community to participate in the event.

For more information and to sign up for Team Vanderbilt, visit www.viccfallwalks.org  or contact Jennifer Rice at Jennifer.rice@vanderbilt.edu  for more details. Online registration closes Thursday, Nov. 4, at 2 p.m.