Derby Festival training program set to get underway

Posted by Charles Gazaway - email

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – Although it's only January, it is time to start thinking about the Kentucky Derby Festival marathon and mini-marathon. And the Derby Festival wants to help you get ready for the event.

The festival's free 16-week Jewish Sports Medicine Healthy Lifestyles training program starts on Jan. 6. The first meeting will be held at 6 p.m. a Bellarmine University's Frazier Hall. Runners will be able to learn more about nutrition and preventing injuries and get tips on how best to go about the training.

The 10th annual Marathon and miniMarathon will take place on April 30. For more information, just click on the highlighted link: 2011 Derby Festival miniMarathon and Marathon.

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