ROCKFORD — The Parkway Athletic Booster Club announced a community event presented by Van Wert Health, “Eye Of The Pride” 5K  and Workout.

Participants are encouraged to grab a water bottle and towel and join Panther Nation in getting Stronger Together on May 15 at RSP - Rock Solid Performance on Main Street, Rockford. The event kicks off with a 5K through Rockford. Check-in is at 8:30 a.m. with race start-time at 9 a.m. Participants can forgo the 5K portion and take part in a workout created by RSP gym owner, Andrew Peel. The workout can be modified for individuals of all capabilities. Workout check-in is at 10 a.m. and begins at 10:30 a.m. Individuals looking for the ultimate test are encouraged to participate in both the 5K and workout. The finish time is expected to be around 11:15 a.m.

Event registrations and sponsorship fliers can be found on the Parkway Athletic Booster Club Facebook page as well as the offices at Parkway Local Schools. Student registration is $15 for the complete 5K plus workout or just choose the 5K or workout individually. Adult registration is $30 for participating in the 5K plus workout or $25 for just the 5K or workout individually. An event t-shirt is included with each paid registration. The Registration deadline to receive a t-shirt is April 30. Registrations can be turned in to the Parkway Elementary Office, C/O Brandi Bruns or sent in the mail to: Parkway Athletic Booster Club, PO BOX 482, Rockford, OH 45882.

Panther Nation grows stronger together. Businesses, friends, and family can support in this fundraising event by being a Family Event Sponsor for $50 (includes name on back of t-shirt) or as a Workout Station Sponsor for $100 (includes name on back of t-shirt and signage at the different workout stations). The Eye Of The Pride Sponsorship forms can be found on the Parkway Athletic Booster Club Facebook page or at the Parkway High school office.

The Parkway Athletic Booster Club is a non-profit support organization with a mission to help aid and assist the Parkway Athletic Department in making Parkway athletics a success for all involved. Through community support, the Athletic Booster Club has been able to help with needs and facility upgrades for the athletic programs that include a yearly donation for athletic uniforms, new mats for track and field, softball press box, new football jerseys, baseball field reconditioning, volleyball net systems, wrestling warmups and uniforms, bowling uniform tops and many more. Many of these endeavors could not be done without the continued support and involvement of the Parkway community.