31st annual Sullivan 5k Run/Walk this Saturday

Runners take off from the starting line at the 28th annual Sullivan 5K in Oak Bluffs. - Stacey Rupolo

Don’t forget the 31st annual Sullivan 5k Run/Walk and Diaper Derby this Saturday at Washington Park opposite Our Market. The U.S. Track and Field Association (USATF) certified event benefits the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital, and has been an Island institution since 1988.

Runners, walkers, kids (and crawlers) can register in person in the Martha’s Vineyard Hospital lobby on Friday, August 23, from 3 to 6 pm. Pre-race adult entry fee is $20. Raceday registration at Washington Park is $25 for adults, $5 for kids. The first 300 signups receive a T shirt. Participants also receive bib numbers for the USATF event.

Proceeds benefit Martha’s Vineyard Hospital. For more information, visit mvhospital.com/runwalk or call 508-693-4645.