SUCCESFUL SUMMERLIN HALF MARATHON KICKS OFF THIRD ANNUAL EVENT THIS SATURDAY
600 runners and walkers are expected to make the 13.1 mile trek through Summerlin
WHAT: The Summerlin Half Marathon is a 13.1-mile course that meanders through seven Summerlin villages on the community’s nationally recognized trail system. Participants will pass through the community’s most scenic parks and natural arroyos. The event is a chip-timed run/walk. Top male and female finishers in varying age groups are recognized; all participants receive medals and shirts. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Lili Claire Foundation, dedicated to easing the challenges faced by families of children with neurological disorders.
WHEN: Saturday, April 13 @ 7 a.m.
WHERE: J.W. Marriott Las Vegas Resort & Spa, 221 N. Rampart Boulevard
Las Vegas, NV
REGISTER: To register visit http://www.desertskyadventures.com/summerlin2013. Registration is $85 per person. Online registration ends at 11:59 p.m. Thursday, April 11.
Developed by The Howard Hughes Corporation, Summerlin began to take shape in 1990 and has ranked in the country’s top 10 best-selling master-planned communities for nearly two decades. Located along the western rim of the Las Vegas valley, Summerlin encompasses 22,500 acres with approximately 6,600 acres still remaining to accommodate future growth within the master plan. The community is currently home to more than 100,000 residents who enjoy an unparalleled list of amenities. These include more than 150 neighborhood and village parks, more than 150 completed miles of trails, 26 public and private schools, 14 houses of worship, nine golf courses, shopping centers, medical and cultural facilities, business parks and more than three dozen actively selling floor plans. Homes are available in a variety of styles – from single-family homes to townhomes, condominiums and lofts – priced from the $200,000s to more than $1 million. Custom home sites in The Ridges are priced from the high $200,000s. Luxury apartment homes offer monthly rents starting from the $800s. Visit www.summerlin.com for more information.