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JOIN THE ROTARY CLUB OF GIG HARBOR NORTH ON SATURDAY OF LABOR DAY WEEKEND

August 31, 2013, is a day of fitness and fun to benefit children's charities for running enthusiasts and entire families. It starts with Over the Narrows, a chip-timed, 10-mile run offering spectacular views across the Tacoma Narrows Bridge and back; and recognition to top finishers. Families can enjoy a leisurely 5K Fun Run/Walk ACROSS THE BRIDGE, and there's a Kid's Dash course too. The 10-mile run will start at Uptown, Gig Harbor, and the 5K Fun Run will start at the Tacoma Narrows Airport. Ticket price is $15 and may go up to $20 for late registrants. Tech T-Shirts are available for sale at $15 each.

Additional information can be viewed at the website: OverTheNarrows.com. The Title Sponsor is Franciscan Health System Orthopedics and Sports Medicine. Additional sponsors are: Uptown, Route 16, US Bank, Fondi's, Galaxy Theaters, Edward Jones, Montezuma's, Heritage Bank, Panera, Holmes Chiropractic, Cottesmore of Life Care and Kitsap Bank. Over the Narrows is a FEATURED RACE in the Silver Strider Grand Prix Series.

Supported Charities are:

1) Communities in Schools of the Peninsula

2) Food Backpacks 4 Kids

3) Children's Home Society

4) YMCA Strong Kids

Here are instructions for the race:

Packet pickup (including shirt) for 10-Mile Run at Fondi's at Uptown on Aug 30, 2013, from noon to 6pm. Packet pickup (including shirt) for 5K Walk/Run at Fondi's at Uptown on Aug 30, 2013, from noon to 6pm. Late Paper Registration for 10-Mile Run and 5k run/walk at Fondi's at Uptown on Aug 30, 2013, from noon to 6pm.

Late Paper Registration for 10-Mile Run at Galaxy Theatre at Uptown on Aug 31, 2013, from 7:00am to 7:45am. Late Paper Registration for 5K run/walk at Tacoma Narrows Airport on Aug 31,2013, from 7:00am to 7:45am.