Get ready to prowl.
The Panther Prowl for Special Olympics 5K Trail Run/Walk is slated for May 11 at Panther Creek State Park. The event is sponsored by Area 10 Special Olympics.
As one of the premier awareness and fundraising events for Special Olympics, the Prowl begins with the 8 a.m. registration and a 9 a.m. start.
Fees are $20 for early registration post marked by April 30, while day of race registration will be $25; $15 for all students ages 18 and under with valid identification. Registration forms may be picked up at East or West High School or in the Special Services Department at the Central Office in Morristown. The completed registration form and entry fee may be mailed to Special Olympics, c/o LeAnne Maness, 1 Hurricane Lane, Morristown, TN 37813.
Pre-registered participants will receive a T-shirt the day of the race. Race day participants will receive a shirt while supplies last.
An awards ceremony will immediately follow the race with refreshments available.
Medals will be awarded to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd overall. Male and female 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place awards in the following age divisions: 10-under, 11-19, 20-29,30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+. Overall winners are not eligible for age division awards. Winners must pick up their awards the day of the race.
For more information, contact LeAnne Maness at 423-231-7466 or Jamie Watkins at 423-258-5054.