Shelbyville Daily Union

August 20, 2013

Zombie Run Oct. 26

Shelbyville Daily Union

---- — Organizers of the Zombie Run 5K are looking for runners and zombies for the October 26 event.

The Zombie Run 5K is a fundraiser for St. Judes Hospital hosted by Pearcy’s Taekwondo. It is a non-competitive race in which runners will wear belts with attached balloons that zombies will try to grab as they run through the area. As many as 50 zombies will stumble through the course. The race will be held on the Dacey Trail in Forest Park beginning at 10 a.m. Sign in opens at 8:30 a.m.

Registration as a runner or a zombie is $25. There is no minimum age for runners, but it is not recommended for younger ones.

Register at All online registration received by September 23 will receive a T-shirt.

For more information, contact Derek Pearcy at 217-636-4354.