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Mayor Rothschild to be official starter at Run & Walk event

Mayor Rothschild to be official starter at Run & Walk event

CREATED Mar 8, 2013

Web Producer: Kristie Smith

TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - The 4th Annual Midtown Sertoma 5k/10k Run & Walk will be held at the Arizona School for the Deaf & Blind.

The run and walk will take place this weekend at 8:30 a.m. and will start and finish on the schools track and on the Santa Cruz River Trail.

Mayor Rothschild will be the official starter and will also be participating with My Team Triumph, (MTT). MTT is a local group that makes it possible for chair bound children to participate.

Registration will take place before the run & walk at 8:15 a.m. Cost for the 5k will be $30 and $40 for the 10k ( cash or check only) which includes  free performance shirt, free Mexican breakfast, awards in five-year age groups, free post  race photos and smoothies.

This event is USA Track & Field certified for  those looking to break state records on this flat and fast course according to Landau.

Part of the proceeds will go towards the school to cover any needs. For more information please contact Steve Landau, event director, by email at