Beaufort News

Bridge 5k run/walk scheduled for Oct. 29

Participants in the Over the Bridge and Back Yonder 5K run and walk will get an up-close look at a new span over the Beaufort River.

The race, scheduled for Oct. 29, will take place on the new bridge that connects Port Royal to Lady's Island and runs parallel to the McTeer Bridge.

Registration will begin at 9 a.m. near the foot of the bridge; the race will start at 10 a.m., according to a news release.

Cost is $20 for runners, $15 for walkers. Proceeds help fund Exchange Club of Beaufort youth projects such as the prevention of child abuse.

Details: Call Angel or Brian Flewelling at 843-525-0102.