The annual Amy King 5K Run/Walk will be held on Saturday, November 26, 2016 at 11:00 am at the Lakewood Community Center in Lakewood, NY. The free Amy King of the Hill Race, for children aged 3-10, will begin at 11:30am. (Distances for the children’s race will be determined by age.) Please come in costume if you would like to!
The entry fee is $25.00 in advance and $30.00 on the day of the race. Proceeds raised will benefit the Amy King Kids’ YMCA Summer Camp and Southwestern Central School Scholarships.
Registration forms must be received by Friday, November 25, 2016 to be guaranteed an Amy King limited edition sweatshirt.
Prizes will be awarded for the best costume.
Amy King was a flight attendant on United Flight 175. She was 29 years old on September 11, 2001 when terrorists hijacked her flight. Her long-time boyfriend, Michael Tarrou, 38, also a flight attendant, died with her aboard Flight 175.