Popular Polk County Run/Walk Returns With Lots of Family Fitness Fun Benefitting Global Children’s Charity Merlin’s Magic Wand
WINTER HAVEN, Fla. (Jan. 24, 2018) — Registration is now open for 2018’s Brick Dash 5K Presented by Publix®, the popular Central Florida run/walk set for Saturday, April 14 at LEGOLAND® Florida Resort. Held in association with Polk County Tourism and Sports Marketing, the family fitness event benefits Merlin’s Magic Wand, the global children’s charity of LEGOLAND parent company Merlin Entertainments Group.
The fun begins at 7 a.m. with a 5K race that sends runners winding their way through LEGOLAND Florida Resort, including the famous Cypress Gardens area, followed at 8 a.m. with a half-mile “fun run” for kids. Favorite LEGO® characters like Emmet, Wyldstyle, Benny, Kai, Nya and Master Wu will cheer runners and walkers of all ages during both races.
Online registration is $35 per person (plus processing fee) for all 5K participants and “virtual” runners. Fun run registration is limited to children 3-12 and is $25 per person online (plus processing fee). A special family registration option is available by mail for $99, and includes 5K registration for two adults and fun run registration for two children.
To register online or to obtain the family registration form, visit www.athlinks.com/event/brick-dash-136155. A course map will be available soon at the same link.