Northwest NEWS

April 9, 2001


March of Dimes expands WalkAmerica

King County residents will have their choice of a newly-expanded walk or professionally-timed 10K run event in support of the March of Dimes mission of saving babies on Saturday, April 28.
   The King County WalkAmerica and 10K run begins and ends at Husky Stadium in Seattle.
   The official start time is 9 a.m. The walk and run route winds through the University of Washington campus and onto the Burke-Gilman trail, then back up to the stadium.
   Up to 5000 people are expected to take part as company teams or as individuals.
   Companies and individuals interested in taking part on WalkAmerica are encouraged to call the March of Dimes at (206) 624-1373. Online registration is available at