Carolina Pines to host Jumpstart Your Heart 5K

on Monday, 13 June 2022. Posted in Local News

    Carolina Pines Regional Medical Center has announced that it will host its annual Jumpstart Your Heart 5K on Saturday, Sept. 10. Registration will begin at 7 a.m. and the race will begin at 8 a.m. in front of Carolina Pines Medical Group, 701 Medical Park Drive.

         Registration fee is $25 per person and includes a long sleeve race t-shirt. Prizes will be awarded in the following categories: top female and male finisher and top three finishers in each of the following age categories: under 20, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, and 60-plus. To register, call (843) 339-4563, or visit JumpstartYourHeart.

        Proceeds from the race will be used to purchase automated external defibrillators (AEDs) for local schools and non-profit organizations.

    “We are excited to have the opportunity to host the Jumpstart Your Heart 5K again this year,” said Carolina Pines CEO Bill Little. “This race is one of the many ways Carolina Pines is Making Communities Healthier.”

     Last year, Carolina Pines was able to purchase seven AEDs for local schools.