(Right) One of the Palmer
Paints the Towne winners.
The event coincides with the annual Halifax Art
Festival, which takes place near Jackie Robinson
Ballpark where the 5K is staged. The 5K run/walk
is held on a certified course, which runs through
beautiful, historic old Daytona Beach.
Palmer College of Chiropractic, the presenting
sponsor, was joined by sponsors Brown & Brown
Insurance, the Daytona Tortugas, Halifax Health,
Dick’s Sporting Goods and Coca-Cola, to name a
few. The Paints the Towne 5K provides scholarships to cross country and track and field
students in Volusia and Flagler Counties.
Event organizer Donna Hiatt of the Daytona
Beachcombers Running Club expressed her
appreciation for Palmer’s support. “We’d like
to thank Palmer College for its support again
this year. Through their sponsorship, volunteers
and services to the participants, Palmer
College has certainly become an integral part
of the event’s success.”