Fort McCoy Health and Wellness Fair will be held from 10:30 a.m.-1
p.m. Wednesday, May 13 at the Rumpel Fitness Center, building 1122.
the planned highlights for the event are a run/walk event, a blood
drive, various booths and a free throw and three-point shooting
for a competitive 5K run and a "Walk for the Health of It"
recreational event is under way and will continue through 9:30 a.m.
event begins at 10:15 a.m. No fees are charged, and prizes will be
awarded in the running event.
blood drive will be held from 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Interested personnel
can register online for an appointment at
or register the day of the event.
health-related activities/events will include blood-pressure checks
(Occupational Health Nursing Office — OHNO) and walking/running-shoe
personnel also will have information/be able to answer questions about
such topics as heat-injury prevention and deer ticks/Lyme disease.
free-throw and three-point shooting contests will run from 11
a.m.-noon. Prizes will be awarded.
will be open from 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m. and include a lot of health and
wellness information, as well as information from local businesses.
prizes will be available throughout the event.
Better Opportunities for Single Soldiers program will sell lunch items
to interested personnel.
sponsors include: Gundersen Lutheran, Sparta Dental Center, Blue Cross
Blue Shield Federal Employee Program, Franciscan-Skemp Healthcare,
Games People Play, Prosthetic Laboratories and Silhouette Shoppe,
Tomah Memorial Hospital, Family Vision Center, Curves, Enterprise
Rent-A-Car, Identity Works, Phillips Health Mart, Thrivent Financial,
Morrow Memorial Home & Apts, Wazee Sports Center LLC and The Body
Temple and Associates. No federal endorsement is implied.
more information about the event, call the Rumpel Fitness Center at
608-388-2290 or visit the Fort McCoy Morale, Welfare and Recreation
Area Web site at http://www.mccoymwr.com.