Monday, November 12, 2012
Progress' Inaugural East Nash Dash a HIT in East Nashville
The E.N.D. East Nash Dash at Five Points Presented By First Tennessee drew in 200 runners, walkers and spectators from across Middle Tennessee and Kentucky and helped raise awareness about Progress Inc.'s mission and clients. The first-time event, which took place Saturday, Nov. 3, centered in the heart of East Nashville’s Five Points, featured a challenging, 4-mile course through East Nashville, awards, prizes and food and drinks from Five Points Pizza, Drifters BBQ, Fat Bottom Brewing, Jackalope Brewing, Lotus Energy Drink and Real Water.
District 6 Metro Councilman Peter Westerholm welcomed participants to the inaugural run-raiser Nashville Running Company served as the East Nash Dash headquarters. Streetlight Allstar deejays provided music at the event.
One race participant said: "I had a great time. Loved the course. Overall, a great time."
Another said: "Great preparation and course safety...It was a fun course. Happy to be a part of the first one. "
We're so happy to have introduced such a great event to East Nashville. Stay Tuned to find out details about 2013's East Nash Dash.