PigAbilities is a training program within in the Flying Pig Marathon for people with developmental disabilities who want support, instruction and encouragement to successfully walk, run or wheel in a marathon event. Through a FREE 8 week progressive training program sponsored by The CARA Group, each participant will set their own personal distance goal which they may work towards on their own as well as by attending the PigAbilities training sessions. This 8-week program offers more than training, for instance wellness experts will cover topics such as good nutrition and benefits of physical activity. Each participant’s progress will be tracked on the PigAbilities Hog Log. On the afternoon of Saturday, May 2, 2015 at 1:00 p.m., PigAbilities participants will complete their final mile and receive their PigAbilities medal at the Flying Pig Marathon Finish Line.
Although the PigAbilities training program offers participants the opportunity to reach additional exercise and wellness goals, it is not mandatory to be a part of the PigAbilities event. If you would simply like to attend the PigAbilities race on Saturday, May 2, 2015, please click “Register Here” and complete your entry.
All registered participants will receive a shirt, limited-edition poster, and virtual goodie bag.
All PigAbilities finishers will receive a finisher’s medal, mylar blanket, and Finish-area refreshments.