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Walk with the Mayor!

Get Fit! Get Healthy! Get Going! 

Mayor Loveridge launches monthly walk

Walking Fit participants: Lace up your walking shoes and join Mayor Ron Loveridge for Saturday morning walks throughout the summer. The walk is a great opportunity to chat with Mayor Loveridge and a special guest while getting fit and healthy.

On the third Saturday of June, July, August, and September join Mayor Loveridge and a special guest as they explore various trails throughout Riverside.
Scheduled locations and guests are:
June 20 – Mt. Rubidoux – 9th Street entrance with guest Ron Redfern, Press-Enterprise
July 18 – Sycamore Canyon Wilderness Park – entrance on Central Avenue with guest Tim White, University of California Riverside Chancellor
August 15 – Citrus Heritage Park – 9400 Dufferin Avenue with guest Rick Miller, Riverside Unified School District Superintendent
September 19 – Hidden Valley Wildlife Area – 11401 Arlington Avenue with guest Stan Morrison, University of California Riverside Athletic Director
Meet at 7:30 a.m. for a warm up as walks begin promptly at 7:45 a.m.
“Walking is a wonderful activity which allows us to take a look at the beauty Riverside offers,” said Mayor Ronald O. Loveridge. “I welcome the opportunity to meet Riverside residents while getting fit.”
Take steps to a healthier Riverside – Get Fit! Get Healthy! Get Going!
Log your steps from the Walk with the Mayor and other Physical Activities!
Remember to log your steps and activities at http://walkingfit.ucr.edu
If you know someone who is interested in participating in the program, remind them that it is not too late to join and start walking for prizes!  They can register on the website at http://walkingfit.ucr.edu. Pedometers and prizes can still be picked up at the Student Recreation Center front desk.
For more information, please contact:
Julie Chobdee, MPH
Wellness Program Coordinator
Direct: 951.827.1488
Kristie Elton, MSPT, OCS
Ergonomist/ Physical Therapist

Direct: 951.827.6315

Written On: June 17th, 2009 @ 4:09 pm

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Julie Chobdee, MPH
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E-mail: julie.chobdee@ucr.edu