Olympic Training Center to Host Sixth Annual Chula Vista Community Fun Run on Saturday, May 17, 2014

Runners and walkers are encouraged to register online for the 5K race, benefiting Chula Vista recreation programs and services. Participants have the opportunity to run alongside Olympians through the Olympic Village – dogs on leashes and strollers welcome.

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City of Chula Vista Fun Run

Chula Vista Fun Run is open to all ages on Saturday, May 17, 2014

This family-friendly event offers participants a unique opportunity to run and walk along a scenic 5K course through the grounds of the Olympic Village.

Chula Vista, CA (PRWEB) February 27, 2014

The sixth annual Chula Vista Community Fun Run is set for Saturday, May 17 at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Chula Vista (CVOTC). Set in one of the most inspirational locations in San Diego County, this family-friendly event offers participants a unique opportunity to run and walk along a scenic 5K course through the grounds of the Olympic Village.

The CVOTC, Friends of Chula Vista Park and Recreation, Chula Vista Recreation Department and other sponsors have joined efforts to produce the event that will benefit the recreation programs and services for youth and adults in Chula Vista.

Schools, groups, clubs and businesses are encouraged to participate as a team. Dogs (on leashes) and parents pushing strollers are welcome to participate in the event as well.

Registration, only $10 per person, is now open and includes a t-shirt. For more details and registration information, visit the Fun Run webpage.

A community expo and celebration with food, fun and music will follow the race.

Race At-a-Glance:
Chula Vista Community Fun Run
Saturday, May 17, 2014
U.S. Olympic Training Center - Chula Vista
2800 Olympic Parkway
Chula Vista, CA 91915

Gates Open:    6:30 am
Race Start:    8:00 am

About the U.S. Olympic Training Center – Chula Vista
The CVOTC opened in June 1995, is the first USOC training center to be master-planned from the ground up and is dedicated to the development and performance of America's future Olympic athletes. The Center operates sport venues and support facilities for the Olympic sports of archery, BMX, canoe/kayak, field hockey, rowing, rugby, soccer, track and field, beach volleyball and various Paralympic and Pan American Sports.

About the City of Chula Vista
The City of Chula Vista is located at the center of one of the richest cultural, economic and environmentally diverse zones in the United States. It is the second-largest City in San Diego County with a population of nearly 250,000. Chula Vista boasts more than 50 square miles of coastal landscape, canyons, rolling hills, mountains, and a variety of natural resources and quality infrastructure. Established neighborhoods, contemporary communities, start-up firms, corporations, nationally recognized entertainment venues, the nation’s only warm weather Olympic Training Center, an award winning nature center and a historic downtown all contribute to Chula Vista’s attraction for both families and businesses.