Is Dixon the Fittest City in Solano County? Join the Team to Prove We Are!
SoFitCity Challenge is gearing up for another race. Join Dixon in a friendly competition against Vacaville, Suisun City, Vallejo, Benicia, Rio Vista for bragging rights of being the most fit City in Solano County on Sept. 28.
California data accuses Solano County of being one of the most obese and under-active, at more than 28% obesity rating. Kaiser Permanente is aiming to kick that statistic into shape, sponsoring the 2nd annual So Fit City competition.
The Run/Walk/Party will kick off Sept 28 at the Solano Town, Center Mall in Fairfield, consisting of a 5K, 10K, and family fun mile
In just a couple weeks, Dixon will lace sneakers with six other cities in America's Only city versus city competition for health and fitness.
Its aparty, its a championship and its a civic pride campaign. If you want to prove your city is the most fit, you're invited to join in setting an example of what an entire city can do when we RUN.WALK.PARTY together.
Events will include: -Fittest City: the city with the largest number of participants -Police vs Fire "First Responder" fastest fire/police/EMS etc -Armed Services ChallengeFastest active and retired individual -Costume Contest -Live MusicPerformances REGISTER at SOFITCITY.COM to Bring the trophy home declaring this city the healthiest in Solano County by voting with our feet! Go Team Dixon!
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SoFit City Challenge is a nonprofit 5k/10k walk run challenge created to promote physical fitness/healthier lifestyle & a sense of community for Solano County which is listed as the county with the highest diabetes rate within California.
Last year was the celebrated at the first annual race, seven counties participated & Suisun City won. More than 1,000 participants joined the fun, raising $10,000.00 for Solano County Libraries!
This years walk/run will be on Sept. 28th (National Family Fitness Day) and coordinators are hoping to exceed last year's success, in order to raise more money for local non-profits.