Wesley Woods Sponsors New Albany Walking Classic | Wesley Woods

Wesley Woods Sponsors New Albany Walking Classic


New Albany, OH (September 8, 2016) – Senior living community, Wesley Woods at New Albany, announced today sponsorship support for the 12th annual New Albany Walking Classic on Sunday, September 11, 2016.

Organized by the New Albany Walking Club, the Walking Classic is the largest walking-only race in the United States drawing walkers of Olympic caliber as well as recreational walkers whose goal is to walk for health and enjoyment. The Walking Classic offers two choices of distances – a half marathon and a 10k.

“The New Albany Walking Classic has been a treasured tradition for the past 11 years,” commented Wendell Graves, Executive Director of Wesley Woods at New Albany. “We are proud to do our part to promote a culture of health in New Albany and surrounding communities,” he continued.

One-hundred percent of all event entry fees are donated to Healthy New Albany, a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting health initiatives affecting individuals throughout Ohio.

Nestled on 38 wooded acres in vibrant New Albany, Wesley Woods is a sanctuary for retirees and those close to retirement. It is home to people in all stages of life, many living independently, with some requiring assistance from skilled professionals. With well-appointed homes, a continuum of health services and luxury amenities, Wesley Woods helps residents live their best lives. For additional information or to schedule a tour, call (614) 656-4100 or visit www.wesleyatnewalbany.com.