Wednesday, September 14, 2011

SBU PT Department to Host Community in Motion 5K Run/Walk

Southwest Baptist University News Release
Contact: Sharina Smith, Office of Marketing & Communications
417-328-1803 /

BOLIVAR, Mo. – The Southwest Baptist University Physical Therapy Department is hosting the Community in Motion 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, October 1, beginning at 8:30 a.m. A registration booth will be located at the Casebolt Music parking lot across from the Jane and Ken Meyer Wellness Center on the Bolivar campus. 

Pre registration is available at and is $15 per person. Day of registration starts at 7:30 a.m. at SBU and will cost $20 per person. All proceeds will go towards the Joplin physical therapists affected by the May 2011 tornado.

Community in Motion 5K Run/Walk is a Wellness Event organized by the SBU Physical Therapy Department to promote healthy living. The event will provide a complete wellness experience for the whole family.

Physical therapy is much more than rehabilitation, and SBU Physical Therapy is moving forward to encourage active lifestyles and healthy living for all ages. For more information about the event, contact


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