Suzanne Farmer, Lourdes Public Relations Coordinator
1530 Lone Oak Rd., Paducah, KY 42003
Phone: (270) 444-2279
Lourdes Presents Paducah Iron Mom Half-Marathon
(Thursday, March 9, 2011) Lourdes is proud to be the title sponsor for Paducah’s first ever Iron
Mom Half-Marathon on Saturday, May 7, Mother’s Day Weekend. The Paducah Iron Mom is a
co-ed event offering a half-marathon, half-marathon relay, and kids’ run.
The event starts at 7:30 a.m. with the kids’ one-mile run starting at 8 a.m. for ages 12 and
under. The race route will start and finish at the beautiful “Wall to Wall” murals at the Ohio
River. The route will showcase Paducah including Jefferson Street, The Greenway Trail, Bob
Noble Park, and the Downtown Arts District. So far, runners from eight different states have
registered for this race.
All proceeds from the race will go to Family Service Society, Inc. Founded in 1927, Family
Service Society, Inc., provides immediate emergency relief to residents of Paducah and
If you’re interested in participating, call Amy Peal at 270-744-3701 or visit the official race
website at www.paducahironmom.com. Registration forms are available on the website and at
all Rehab Associates’ locations, as well as goPerformance & FITNESS, inside the Paducah
Regional Sports Plex.