Skip to main content

Originally published Thursday, May 3, 2012 at 5:30 AM

  • Share:
  • Comments (0)
  • Print

Fit & Fun: Run for your health — and for the good of others

A list of fundraising runs/walks in May.

Seattle Times staff reporter

Most Popular Comments
Hide / Show comments
No comments have been posted to this article.
Start the conversation >


Fit & Fun |

May is a hot month for fundraising runs/walks. Here are just a few:

Sunday, The American Lung Association's Fight for Air Run/Walk: At Seattle's Warren G. Magnuson Park. The 3-mile course is paved and flat. Children, families and dogs on leashes are welcome. The Radio Disney Road Crew will make an appearance (

May 13, Run Like a Mother 5K: At Warren G. Magnuson Park. While women run the 5K, kids 11 and younger can join a 1-mile run. It benefits the local nonprofit Outdoors For All, which enriches the lives of children and adults with disabilities through outdoor recreation (

May 20, West Seattle 5K Run/Walk: Sponsored by the West Seattle High School PTSA. The course begins at the Alki Bath House and proceeds along Alki Avenue Southwest (

May 27, Good Karma 5K: Participants can choose where — among 10 charities — their fundraising goes. The event, at Seward Park, also will feature stations where you can help specific groups trying to aid the needy (

For more events, see "Running" listings every Friday in Community Datebook in the Weekend Plus section of The Seattle Times.

Fit & Fun is a weekly notice about active recreational opportunities in the Greater Seattle area. To suggest a future item, contact Richard Seven:

News where, when and how you want it

Email Icon



Celebrate that amazing NFC win with a poster or tee shirt featuring The Seattle Times Jan. 19 front page. Order now!