Frederick, MD (January 27, 2017) –Corrigan Sports Enterprises (CSE) announced today Frederick Foot & Ankle will serve as the title sponsor for the Frederick Running Festival 5K. All 5K participants will receive a finisher’s medal for the first time thanks to the new partnership.
The 15th annual Frederick Running Festival takes place May 6-7 and also features a half marathon, two-person team relay and kids fun run.
Dr. Brenna Steinberg, Founding Partner of Frederick Foot & Ankle, said, “We pride ourselves in supporting the community and actively attending multiple events. Helping patients move again is the best feeling, but encouraging your friends and colleagues to run with you is wonderful too!”
Frederick Foot & Ankle is podiatry office located in Frederick and Urbana, Maryland. Not only do they treat foot and ankle pain, upon recovery the office encourages and motivates its staff and patients to walk or run a 5k.
Lee Corrigan, CSE President and Frederick Running Festival Executive Director, said, “This event generates several million dollars of economic impact annually for the Frederick community. The event has evolved into on of the town’s premiere attractions and it’s wonderful to share our success with local businesses like Frederick Foot & Ankle.”
According to the Regional Economic Studies Institute (RESI), an economic research and consulting firm located at Towson University, the event generates an economic impact of $3.5 million annually. Race organizers project a total field size of approximately 7,000 runners from 30 states and several foreign countries.
The design of the Frederick Foot & Ankle 5K medal will be released in February.
To learn more visit www.frederickrunfest.com.
ABOUT CORRIGAN SPORTS ENTERPRISES
The Frederick Running Festival is produced by Corrigan Sports Enterprises, a leader in sports promotions in the Baltimore/Washington D.C. region. Founded in 1991, CSE owns and/or operates the following events: Baltimore Running Festival, the Oakland Running Festival, Northern California 10 Miler Series, Frederick Running Festival, the Baltimore 10-Miler, and the Under Armour All-America Lacrosse Classic. For more information visit: www.corrigansports.com.
Dave Gell, Corrigan Sports Enterprises
Frederick Foot & Ankle
Patient & Community Relations Coordinator