BEAUFORT, N.C. (WNCT) – Get your running shoes on!

The Crystal Coast Cancer Rehab Center presents the 2nd annual 5K Fun Run and 1 Mile in downtown Beaufort on October 15. The event starts at 8 am and will take place at 411 Front Street.

Participants are encouraged to register online at as soon as possible to receive a race shirt. Only the first 150 participants are guaranteed a shirt.

Last year, the event raised close to $5,000 for Crystal Coast Cancer Rehab Center.

All proceeds go to the Crystal Coast Cancer Rehab Center, a local non-profit that uses oncology-specific exercise training programs for local survivors fighting back against cancer and its treatment.

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