Camp Richardson will host MS Walk | TahoeDailyTribune.com
YOUR AD HERE »

Camp Richardson will host MS Walk

The National Multiple Sclerosis Society’s MS Walk is set for May 19 at Camp Richardson Resort.

Thousands of people from across the United States take part in MS walks to raise money for multiple sclerosis research.

Anyone may participate in the walk and teams are encouraged. To enter the event, fill out and send in a registration form or call (775) 329-7180 to enroll over the phone.



Next, start collecting pledges. Donations may be turned in the day of the event. To be eligible for prizes, all pledges must be turned in one month from the date of the walk. Prizes include a $500 mall gift certificate or a trip to the National MS Walk of Champions, official MS Walk sweatshirts, and much more, depending on how much money walkers raise. There will also be team prizes.

The MS Walk trudges on rain or shine, so pull those walking shoes out of winter’s closet and get ready. Participants may opt to walk three or five miles. Rest stops will be placed throughout the course with free food and beverages. Other perks include a festive finish line celebration, first aid and restroom facilities and special vehicles to transport tired walkers.




It takes more than just actual walkers to make the MS Walk successful. Volunteers also are needed to make sure the event is fun, safe and organized. Volunteers help with registration, host rest stops, drive support vehicles and much more. To volunteer, call the above listed number or dial toll-free at 1(800) 800-9255.


Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around the Lake Tahoe Basin and beyond make the Tahoe Tribune's work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Your donation will help us continue to cover COVID-19 and our other vital local news.


Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User