- The first year the event had 100 runners, the second year it exceeded the goal of 400 runners and this year they expect over 500 participants; the race is completely free for men and women of every age.
The Hotel Samba Vallarta by Emporio Hotels & Suites and Grupo Diestra, together with the Riviera Nayarit Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB), announced the 3rd Annual 3-5K Race to be held on September 26, 2015 at the Maestro Flamingos Condominiums.
Espousing the slogan “together for our health,” this friendly competition began with the intention of promoting health and sports, which is why registration is free.
There are four categories for the 5K Run: Female Contributors, Female Open, Male Contributors and Male Open. The 3K Walk will be a mix of contributors and the general public.
The majority of the participants will be hotel staff from the Riviera Nayarit, but there will also be locals and tourists present. This event began with 100 runners its first year; last year they welcomed 410 runners and this year there are over 500 runners expected to participate.
Hydration will be provided for the runners during the race and snacks will be available after the competition; there will be an awards breakfast with prizes in kind for the winners.
The municipal authorities will be lending their support to ensure the event takes place with the safety it requires.
To participate please call 01 (322) 226-8250 Ext. 872 or write to firstname.lastname@example.org.