HarborWalk Village and the Destin Recovery Addiction Treatment Center partnered up on June 22 to host the Run for Recovery 5K Race. Runners arrived bright and early to raise money to help save lives facing addiction.
The race followed Calhoun Avenue and finished at Clement Taylor Park.
"It was a great run for a great cause," said Dr. Roland Reeves, medical director for Destin Recovery. "Addiction is a terrible disease, and our holistic drug and alcohol rehab is centered on the belief that individuals with addictive disorders above all are people that need and deserve treatment for their entire body, mind and soul."
The top six finishers in the 17-54 adult category were as follows:
· Male - Colby Widner, Scott Cole, and Drew Bruner.
· Female - Barbara Cash, Sarah Griffiths, and Anna Mouloet
The top six finishers in the 55 - Senior category were as follows:
· Male - Michael Radford, Mike O'Brien, and Doug Blanford.
· Female - Lynn Brown, Emily Smith, and Sheila Adcock.