MAYOR READY TO RUN

City of Ballarat Mayor, Cr Samantha McIntosh is all set to Run for a Cause this Sunday in the regions biggest running festival.

With just 24 hours until registrations close, Cr McIntosh urged everyone in the community to register, participate in the day, and help combat food insecurity in our region.

Sporting the Run for a Cause T-Shirt and socks, Cr McIntosh visited event partner The Running Company Ballarat to find herself a pair of runners for Sundays event. The Running Company owner and Race Director Julian Spence, took the opportunity to show us the process in fitting people with the correct shoe.

“There is no best shoe. But there is a best shoe for you.”

– Julian Spence, Co-owner Running Co. Ballarat and Run for a Cause Race Director.

Cr McIntosh is herself a keen runner, having completed 16 marathons to date. On Sunday she will be completing the Mercure Ballarat 5km run.

“I encourage everyone to be a part of this amazing Run for a Cause. Bring family and friends out, it’s for everyone! For the visitors of Ballarat to come out as well”.

– Cr Samantha McIntosh, City of Ballarat Mayor.

CR MCINTOSH IS READY TO RUN FOR A CAUSE

For full details of the event including race pack collection, schedule of the day, bag drop off and parking, visit https://run4ac.org/on-the-day/