NEW HARTFORD, N.Y. -- The Sitrin Health Care Center’s 9th Annual Stars & Stripes Run-Walk for our Nation’s Heroes will be held virtually this year.
“The Run-Walk is the primary fundraiser for Sitrin’s Military Rehabilitation Program and we’re moving forward, but in a different direction,” said Cheryl Jassak-Huther, special events and planning associate at Sitrin.
The virtual event that will include any form of physical activity, in addition to the standard 2-mile walk or 5K run. The event will run from Saturday, Sept. 26 until Saturday, Oct. 3.
“Sitrin’s virtual event will also include bike riding, roller skating, skateboarding, walking, running, wheelchair road racing, swimming,
hiking, and even kayaking or canoeing,” said Jassak-Huther.
Participants can track their activities using a GPS, Fitbit, pedometer or another device.
The annual walk is sponsored by Adirondack Bank.