The “First Responders 5K Run/Walk” will be held Saturday, Sept. 16 at 6:30 p.m. in Smyrna to benefit American Legion Ambulance 64.

The “First Responders 5K Run/Walk” will be held Saturday, Sept. 16 at 6:30 p.m. in Smyrna to benefit American Legion Ambulance 64. A healthy kids run for ages 10 and under starts at 6:25 p.m., followed by the 5K.

The event starts across from George C. Wright Jr. Municipal Park (formerly Smyrna Municipal Park) on North Main Street. Registration, awards and all post-race activities will also take place across from the park.

Registration is $20 until Sept. 9 and $25 after and on race day. Registration is available online at TriSportsEvents.com. Registration on race day starts 5:30 p.m.

Make checks payable to American Legion Ambulance 64 and mail to TriSports Events, 2772 Hazlettville Rd, Dover, DE 19904.

For more information, email Races4u@TriSportsEvents.Com. This is a Team TriSports Championship Series event.

Awards will be presented to the overall male and female winners, the masters male/female winners for ages 40 and over, the top three male and female runners in age categories from 10 and under through 70 and over, and the top five male and female walkers. Ribbons will be presented to all healthy kids run finishers.

First Responders 5K tech shirts and glow-in-the-dark bracelets will be given to all registered participants. Post-race festivities for participants include free food and beverages.

The mission of American Legion Ambulance 64 is to provide comprehensive, skillful, cost-effective pre-hospital emergency and non-emergency health care to the Smyrna and Clayton communities and surrounding areas.