Presque Isle Downs and Casino will host a Meet and Greet with season 15 contestants David Brown and Chelsea Arthurs on Friday, from 7 PM to 9 PM. The event is free and open to the public.
On Saturday, a Health and Wellness Expo and Packet Pickup will be held from 11 AM to 4 PM at The Junker Center on the campus of Penn State Behrend. The expo will feature vendors, Biggest Loser Q&A, and lectures from The Biggest Loser RunWalk staff, David Brown, Chelsea Arthurs, and season 5 celebrities Dan and Jackie Evans. Race participants are encouraged to attend to check in and receive their race bags. Walk up registration will be available for the half marathon, 5K, and Kids Fit Foundation One Mile Fun Run. The event is free and open to the public.
The half marathon will get underway at 8 AM on Sunday with the 5K following at 8:30 AM. The Kids Fun Run begins at noon. All races begin and end at Penn State Behrend’s Soccer/Lacrosse Complex, rain or shine. Spectators are welcome and can watch the races for free.
“We’re thrilled at the return of this great national race,” said Ron Sertz, Executive Director of the Erie Sports Commission. “With the addition of the casino event on Friday night, more people will have the opportunity to be inspired by these Biggest Loser celebrities before coming out to enjoy a great run at Penn State Behrend on Sunday.”
Online registration is open until Thursday. For more information, visit http://www.biggestloserrunwalk.com.
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