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Annual Irish Jig 5K just one week away

Posted at 9:17 AM, Mar 12, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-12 09:17:55-05

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich - What better way to welcome in Spring than with a festive run for a good cause!

It's the 33rd annual Irish Jig 5K hosted by Spectrum Health happening Saturday, March 19th.

The event promotes colorectal cancer awareness, which is the second-leading cause of deaths for men and women in the United States. There will also be free colorectal screening kits available at the race.

It's happening at 9:00 a.m. at East Grand Rapids High School with staggered start times for runners.

Registration is $30 for adults before race day.

Click  here to register and to learn more.