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Ronald mcdonald house charities of central georgia ... and macon's international cherry blossom festival ... are partnering up... for the cherry blossom road race.
It's set to take place in march 20-20.
The charity, which as hosted its own red shoe run to benefit the house for seven years, is now expanding.
This year's road race will feature a 5-k and 12-k course that participants can run or walk.
Both races will be part of the macon tracks running club and ortho-georgia race series.
Bonnie hopkins--the president and c-e-o of ronald mcdonald house charities, says the timing of the partnership couldn't have been any better.
We thought how that would be a great opportunity and so we put in our application with the cherry blossom festival and we're endorsed to do that as well as wesley glenn has really been advocating for our behalf for the race to continue so we're excited that they are supporting what we're continuing to do and they're wonderful tradition the race starts at 8:30 a-m on march 28th.