This special initiative is open to residents from throughout the region and encourages participants to walk the equivalent of the circumference of the City of Norfolk, some 40 miles, over 8 days, from May 30 thru June 7, 2015.
On May 30, a walk and wellness fair will be staged at the main Norfolk Public Health Center, 830 Southampton Avenue, intersection of Brambleton and Colley Avenues, Norfolk. Scheduled from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., the health fair features an extensive list of free health screenings. The inaugural walk begins at 11:00 a.m. Interested persons can register online at www.norfolk.gov/walknorfolkweek. Onsite registration begins at 8:00 a.m.
Sedley, VA native Scott played defensive lineman for both the Washington Redskins (2002–2003) and the Cincinnati Bengals (2003-2006). He attended Hampton University (1998 – 2002) on an athletic scholarship and earned a number of accolades that led to his successful NFL career. After retirement Scott started a foundation that works with youth.
The Walk Norfolk Week inaugural walk is a brief, 0.98 mile walk in celebration of fitness.
Online registration for Walk Norfolk Week can be done at www.norfolk.gov/walknorfolkweek. For further information, call 757-683-8836 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.