On your marks, get set, go!
That's the signal participants in the 9th annual Blue Mountain Health System 5K Road Race-Walk in Palmerton will eagerly anticipate.
Presented by the medical staffs of the Blue Mountain Health System, the event will be held at 9 a.m. May 9. Registration is at 8 a.m. A Kid's Fun Run will follow at 10 a.m.
The course will start at the Palmerton Borough Park, make its way past Third and Franklin Ave., and end back at the park.
There is a $20 entrance fee before May 1, $25 after May 1, and $5 for the Kid's Run.