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WPS Health Insurance teams up with Green Bay Packers for 1K Kids Run

WPS Packer
s 1K Kid's Run

July 25 event in Green Bay is part of the festivities for 2014 training camp

MADISON, Wis.-June 4, 2014

The Green Bay Packers and WPS Health Insurance are proud to present the second annual WPS 1K Kids Run on July 25 to help kick off the 2014 football training camp in Green Bay. WPS is a “Proud Partner of the Green Bay Packers,” and one of its subsidiaries, Arise Health Plan, is based in Green Bay.

Children ages 10 and under will run a lap inside historic Lambeau Field and finish on a replica turf in the parking lot. The event starts at 6 p.m. Friday, July 25, with packet pick-up from 3 to 5:30 p.m. in the atrium.

The evening concludes with Packers Movie Night inside the stadium at 7 p.m. A family-friendly movie will be shown on the TundraVision screen. Admission is free for the movie.

Staging for the Kids Run will be outside the Oneida Nation gate in the southeast corner of the Lambeau Field parking lot. There will be four waves of runners:

  • 10-year-olds: 6:00 p.m.
  • Ages 8-9: 6:10 p.m.
  • Ages 6-7: 6:20 p.m.
  • Ages 5 and under: 6:30 p.m. (A parent or guardian must accompany children 5 years and under.)

The registration fee of $10 includes a Packers Kids Run T-shirt, logo bag, and participant medal.

Here are the registration options:
Online: http://nfl.packers.com/fan_zone/events/5k/register-kids/  (Online registration closes July 22.)

Walk-up: 3 to 5:30 p.m. day of the event in the Lambeau Field Atrium

By mail: Download the registration form at: http://nfl.packers.com/fan_zone/events/5k/kids-run-info/kidsregistration2014.pdf
Send the completed form and a check made payable to:
Green Bay Packers 5K Run/Walk
PO Box 10628
Green Bay, WI 54307-0628

More information is available at:

About WPS Health Insurance
Founded in 1946, WPS is Wisconsin’s leading not-for-profit health insurer, offering affordable individual health insurance, family health insurance, high-deductible health insurance, and short-term health plans, as well as flexible and affordable group plans and cost-effective benefit plan administration for businesses. The WPS Medicare division administers Part A and B benefits for millions of seniors in multiple states, and the WPS TRICARE division serves millions more members of the U.S. military and their families. In 2014, the international Ethisphere® Institute named WPS one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies for the fifth straight year. WPS is the only health insurance company to earn this distinction five times. For more information about WPS, visit www.wpsic.com.