The Louisville Triple Crown of Running

| February 21, 2013

The Louisville Triple Crown of Running, presented by Novo Nordisk, is ready to hit the streets in March. The first leg of the three-race series is the Anthem 5K Fitness Classic, followed by the Rodes City Run 10K and, lastly, the Papa John’s 10 Miler.

Walkers and runners may register online for the Anthem 5K at www.anthem5k.com. Registration for all three or any individual event in the popular road race series continues at www.louisvilletriplecrown.com.

The 2013 race series dates are:

• Anthem 5K Fitness Classic, March 9.
• Rodes City Run 10K, March 23.
• Papa John’s 10 Miler, April 6.

The Louisville Triple Crown of Running consists of three road races of varying distances. In 2012 the races had nearly 30,000 runners participating in all three events, resulting in a record donation to the WHAS Crusade for Children of $171,862. Since 2002, the race series has contributed more than $1 million to the Crusade and is proud to be ranked third in civic donors and fifth in overall donors, including all fire departments, to the charity’s 2012 campaign. For more information, visit www.whascrusade.org.

Novo Nordisk, a world leader in diabetes care, returns as presenting sponsor for the 10th year running. The Louisville Triple Crown of Running family of sponsors, from the local to the national level, includes ValuMarket, Panera Bread, Jewish Sports Medicine, Cox Media Group (Lite 106.9, 107.7 The Eagle and New Country Q103.1), Heine Bros. Coffee, Fleet Feet Sports, BB&T, Rumpke, Louisville Stoneware, Chick-fil-A, Fast Signs, Sun Tan City, YMCA of Greater Louisville, Gatorade, LEO Weekly, WHAS-TV, Thrifty Truck Rental, Waste Management, CBS Outdoor, Swope Auto Group and Louisville Water Company.

For additional information on the Triple Crown series visit www.louisvilletriplecrown.com.

Important Deadlines

Feb. 25, 2013
• Louisville Triple Crown of Running mail-in/walk-in registrations due (mail-in entries must be postmarked by Feb. 25). Fee is $90.
• Anthem 5K Fitness Classic mail-in/walk-in registrations due (mail-in entries must be postmarked by Feb. 25). Fee is $30.
• Anthem 5K Fitness Classic and Louisville Triple Crown of Running Team Challenge Forms due (entries must be postmarked by Feb. 25).

March 2, 2013
• Louisville Triple Crown of Running online registrations due ($90 plus active.com fee through midnight, March 2).
• Anthem 5K Fitness Classic online registrations due ($30 plus active.com fee through midnight, March 2).

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