On your mark, get set for Orthopedic Associates' 5th Annual Fun Run

On your mark, get set for Orthopedic Associates’ 5th Annual Fun Run

The annual Orthopedic Associates’ community event is scheduled for August 18 PORT HURON, Mich. (August 2012) – Individuals of all levels of fitness, from marathoners to casual runners, are encouraged to attend Orthopedic Associates of Port Huron’s 5th Annual Fun Run on Saturday, Aug. 18. The 10K, 5K (walk and run) and 1-mile run events will start at the practice at 940 River Centre Drive.

Current registration is available on the practice’s Web site: www.oaph.com/oa-fun-run. The entry fee is $10 if received by Aug. 13 and $20 thereafter.

The race will include awards for each age category and overall winners, prizes for the top three male and female finishers, and a raffle drawing for an Apple iPod Touch. Additionally, each preregistered runner will receive a Tech-shirt.

“We are looking forward to another successful Fun Run this year. It’s always great to see people from the community come out to participate,” says Dr. Steven J. Heithoff, participant and hand specialist of Orthopedic Associates of Port Huron.

To promote a healthy lifestyle, pre-and post-race massages and stretching will be available. For Orthopedic Associates’ Fun Run questions or to pre-register for the event, please call (810) 985-4900 or visit  ww.oaph.com/oa-fun-run.

Orthopedic Associates of Port Huron is St. Clair County’s largest orthopedic practice, with ten specialists trained and skilled in treating the bones, joints and muscles within several areas of the body. The physicians’ areas of expertise include spine, shoulder, elbow, hand and wrist, hip, knee, foot and ankle, sports medicine, joint reconstruction, nonoperative care and pain management. Orthopedic Associates of Port Huron proudly provides sports medicine coverage for several area athletes and teams. For more information on the practice and its physicians, visit www.oaph.com.