Sweetness “Fight Against Obesity” 5K Walk/Run and 1 Mile Fun Run

April 20 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm$10 – $110
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The Walter Payton Recreation and Wellness Center is proud to host its 15th annual Sweetness “Fight Against Obesity” 5K Run | Walk and One Mile Fun Run. The purpose of this event is to increase obesity awareness in Mississippi and promote physical activity in the community with a concentrated effort on the youth. The event is slated to take place on the main campus of Jackson State University, where the 5K Run | Walk and One Mile Fun Run will foster increased community morale assembling local residents, businesses, parents and students around a common goal.

Registration Fees
  • 5K Run – $30
  • 5K Walk – $30
  • 1 Mile Fun Run (ages 14 and under) – $10
  • Team, 5K Run (4-5 members) – $110
  • Team, 5K Walk (4-5 members) – $110

Event Contact: Latasha Pusha – latasha.n.pusha@jsums.edu


April 20
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
$10 – $110


Walter Payton Recreation and Wellness Center
34 Walter Payton Drive
Jackson, MS 39217 United States
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