"We're excited to start the new year off right with a healthy initiative,"
The 5K run and fitness walk starts at Buckwalter Place, with the course traveling through Buckwalter Place and down both the Buckwalter and Bluffton Parkways, ending up back at Buckwalter Place. The race will be chip timed, and awards will be given to the top overall finisher as well as to the top finisher in each age group. At the end of the race, there will be a Polar Bear Run Post Race Block Party featuring an award ceremony, refreshments with Hoppin' John, pizza, music, and more.
For those who aren’t quite ready to take on the 5K course, a 1-Mile Fun Run & Health Walk will also be taking place the same day at Buckwalter Place.
The Bluffton New Year’s Day Polar Bear Run & Walk is an event the whole family can enjoy. Pets, strollers, and baby joggers are all welcome. Those who wish to participate, or to attend to cheer on their favorite runner/walker, can find additional information about the race on the Bear Foot Sports (http://www.bearfootsports.com/
A wonderful fun-filled event, with a percentage of all proceeds going to benefit two worthy local charities, the annual New Year’s Day Polar Bear Run & Walk is not to be missed.
The team at Subaru of Hilton Head joins with all of the other sponsors in looking forward to a great turnout from residents throughout the Lowcountry region this coming New Year’s Day for the Annual Polar Bear Run & Walk in Bluffton.
Subaru of Hilton Head is part of the New River Auto Mall. The New River Auto Mall is a group of 12 dealerships featuring 16 franchises, including Audi, Chrysler, Dodge, Hyundai, Infiniti, Jeep, Jaguar, Land Rover, Mazda, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Porsche, Ram, Subaru, and Volkswagen. The Auto Mall also has a vehicle rental service and offers Allstate Insurance products. The New River Auto Mall is located on Highway 278, 5 miles east of I-95 at exit 8. You can find the mall online at http://www.newriverautomall.com/