Fun Run added to Pure Michigan FITness Series endorsement program
PORT HURON, Mich. (April 2, 2014) – The Governor’s Council on Physical Fitness, Health and Sports has recognized Orthopedic Associates of Port Huron’s annual Fun Run as a quality physical activity event. As a result, the Fun Run will be included in the Pure Michigan FITness Series endorsement program.
A Port Huron tradition for the past several years, Orthopedic Associates of Port Huron’s annual Fun Run attracts runners, walkers and community members of all ages and ability levels with the goal of promoting healthy lifestyles.
“We are always proud of the enthusiastic support we receive from our community for our annual Fun Run,” says Dr. Rajesh B. Makim, sports medicine doctor at Orthopedic Associates of Port Huron. “It is an honor to receive recognition from the Governor’s Council as well.”
The Pure Michigan FITness Series endorses local, regional and state events to acknowledge an organization’s ability to plan and carry out a quality event that significantly contributes to the health and well-being of Michigan residents. Orthopedic Associates of Port Huron’s annual Fun Run exemplifies this core value by providing a positive, safe physical activity experience for the entire Port Huron community using qualified officials.
For more information regarding Orthopedic Associates of Port Huron or to schedule an appointment, please call (810) 985-4900.
Orthopedic Associates of Port Huron is St. Clair County’s largest orthopedic practice, with 10 specialists trained and skilled in treating the bones, joints and muscles within several areas of the body. The doctors’ 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 doctors, visit www.oaph.com or “like” Orthopedic Associates of Port Huron on Facebook.