Advanced Surgical Physicians Obstacle Course 5K To Benefit Clinics Can Help

Advanced Surgical Physicians will host their inaugural Obstacle Course 5K on Saturday, Feb. 17, at Okeeheelee Park.

The Obstacle Course 5K will feature 10 different stations designed to challenge the athletic limits of participants. In addition to the balance beam and wall climb, participants will also face the double sandbag carry, log carry, wire crawl, bucket carry, box jumps, jump rope, tire drag and hurdles.

The event is open to all, from beginners to intermediate fitness levels, and will also feature a kid’s division. All participants will receive an entry into the race, a personalized race bib, event shirt and finisher medal.

Wellington Regional Medical Center and Florida Cancer are major sponsors of the event, as are USA Sports Medicine, the Palm Beach County Behavioral Health Coalition, Shullman Orthodontics, Body20 Royal Palm Beach, Reign Energy Drink and the Florida Panthers.

Sponsorships for the event are still available, and interested parties should contact Danny Howard at Victory Sports Management at or (954) 835-5929.

Proceeds will benefit Clinics Can Help, a local nonprofit that redistributes surplus medical equipment and supplies to children and adults in need.

“Their goal is to improve the everyday lives of people in our community,” said Dr. Andrew Shapiro of Advanced Surgical Physicians. “Working together, we promote community wellness throughout South Florida.”

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