The Crim Fitness Foundation will hold a race pre-registration event on Friday, Aug. 5 from 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m., at Financial Plus Federal Credit Union located at G–3381 Van Slyke Road, Flint.
The event is open to the public and will offer Aug. 5 registrants a $3.00 discount on race registration, plus a race day care package. Financial Plus' Benefits Plus members will save $5.00 on race registration that day. Additionally, the twentieth, thirtieth, and fortieth Crim registrants that day will receive free race registration compliments of Financial Plus.
Crim Fitness staff will be onsite to answer race questions while Crim founder, Bobby Crim, is present for pictures with fans by Freeze Frame Photography.
Blackstone's Irish Pub & Grill, Tropical Smoothie Café of Grand Blanc, U of M Flint Recreation Center, and Bauman's Running and Walking Shop will also be onsite offering samples of products and services geared towards Crim participants, as well as special offers and coupons. Bobby Crim will be available for photos from 10:30-12:30.
"This year marks the 35th running of The Crim, and we expect participation numbers to be even higher than last year's record attendance" said Crim Race Director Deb Kiertzner, adding "special sign up events such as this offer a great opportunity to save money and get a jump on the last minute price increase!"
"The Crim Fitness Foundation is an invaluable asset to Genesee County and Michigan at large," said Olga Long, Vice President of Marketing at Financial Plus Federal Credit Union. Mrs. Long added, "We are pleased to bring this opportunity to our community—to remind people that it's Crim time-of-year again, introduce the public to our business partners who support the Crim, and deliver great products and value, such as The Blackstone's Crim Health Menu."