Registration is open now for the 40th Annual Franklin Classic, offering 5K and 10K races to runners of all ages and skill levels, as well as a 1K Fun Run for children.
The races take off from the Franklin Public Square early Monday morning, Sept. 3, as a Franklin Labor Day tradition.
Presenting sponsor is Silver Sneakers by Tivity Health. The event is the primary fundraiser for Mercy Community Healthcare.
Those who register during the month of July will be eligible to win a $50 Fleet Feet gift card and running hat. Two winners will be randomly selected and will be notified on Aug. 1.
Registration for the 5K is $35, the 10K is $40, a combined 5K and 10K is $55, and the 1K Fun Run is $15. Teams and individuals are welcome. REGISTER HERE.
Mercy Community Healthcare, which provides comprehensive medical services to patients of all ages, has been the primary beneficiary of the races since 1999.
Visit mercyTN.org to learn more.