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Piedmont Newnan Hospital to host 13th annual Autumn Chase


  • By The Newnan Times-Herald
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  • Sep. 21, 2022 - 1:15 PM

Piedmont Newnan Hospital to host 13th annual Autumn Chase

The Newnan Times-Herald

The winding trails around the lakes at Newnan Utilities Carl Miller Park will be the race course for the annual Autumn Chase on Saturday, Oct. 29.

The event is hosted by the Piedmont Newnan Healthcare system. The proceeds will benefit their fitness center at 26 W. Court Square.

After taking a break the last two years due to COVID, the event has returned and will allow participants the opportunity to run around the beautiful lakes at Newnan Utilities’ Carl Miller Park in Newnan.

The Autumn Chase Trail Race, which supports the fitness center’s community fitness programs, consists of a 5k (3.2 miles) race beginning at 8:30 a.m., a one-mile fun run starting at 9:15 a.m., and a tot trot at 9:30 a.m.

Those interested in supporting the event but not participating in the races can enjoy activities for the entire family, including Kids’ Castle Park, sponsor giveaways and more.

Registration is $25 before Oct. 15 or $30 after Oct. 21. One-mile fun runners and kids ages 12 and under can participate for $10. Participants may register online at give.piedmont.org/autumnchase or at the Piedmont Newnan Fitness Center.

Awards will be given to overall winners (male and female) and first, second and third place finishers in all age groups.

The Piedmont Newnan Hospital Fitness Center is open to individuals aged 13 and older and focuses on disease prevention, rehabilitation of injuries and maintenance of optimal health.

Located at 26 West Court Square in Newnan, the fitness center offers a variety of group exercise programs, personal training, a senior wellness program, rehabilitation assistance, massage therapy and more.