September 11, 2019

Tanger Outlets Opens Team Registration for 11th Annual Tangerfit 5K Run/Walk

October 12 Event to Raise Funds for 'Monies for Mammos'

Tanger Outlet Center in Commerce, GA has opened registration for Teams for this year's 11th Annual Fit For a Cure Run/Walk, scheduled to take place on Saturday, October 12th, starting at 8:30 a.m. Groups of 10 or more that get together to form a team are eligible to win a variety of Team Prizes, and they save on the amount of the registration fees. The 5K event is part of Tanger's month-long annual Breast Cancer awareness and fundraising campaign during the month of October. The beneficiary of the funds raised from the event is 'Monies for Mammos: Northridge Medical Center Breast Imaging Fund' providing mammography screenings for qualified individuals.

Companies, organizations, schools and groups of all kinds are invited to form a team and show the entire community what great 'Spirit' they have and help make this fundraising event for 'Monies For Mammos' a success.

"The very best way to make the event a lot of fun is to come as a group with friends, family or co-workers and participate in the event together," said Mark Valentine, Tanger Outlets General Manager. "You can tell just by watching what great camaraderie the groups share as it is a terrific team building opportunity," Valentine added.

Teams can register by contacting Tanger Shopper Services at 706-335-3354 or online at The team member registration fee is only $20 which is a savings of $5 per adult off of the standard pre-registration rate. The team rate for children 8 and under is $15. All finishers will receive a race medal and the first 550 pre-registered participants will receive a race pack which includes a commemorative t-shirt, Tanger shopping discounts and other goodies.

Team Prizes this year will include: Largest Team, Best Team T-shirt Design, Best Average Team Time, Best Overall Team Spirit, Largest 1st Timer Team, and new this year, the Highest Fundraising Team.

The Tanger 5K is a family event open to runners and walkers of all ages. Prizes will be awarded to divisional age bracket winners as well as the top male and top female winners. The early registration period ends at 11:00 p.m. on October 9th. After that the fee will increase to the regular rate of $30 per person and $25 for children 8 and under. The 3.1 mile course will begin and end at the Tanger Outlet Center in Commerce.

This year's event is a registered race of the 'Run & See Georgia Grand Prix Series,'' and the 'Black Bag Race Series.'

Last year's 10th annual TangerFIT 5K included 529 registered participants, 30 sponsors and raised over $18,000.


Northridge Medical Center is a rural community hospital located in Commerce, GA offering a full range of medical services. At Northridge Medical Center, we are driven by our commitment to our patients and our community, while navigating the challenges in the ever-changing world of healthcare. Our team values each opportunity we have to enhance our patients' healthcare experience. We are guided by our character qualities: Compassion, Integrity and Commitment to provide quality healthcare services throughout Commerce and surrounding communities. Northridge Medical Center provides emergency services, diagnostic and imaging services, rehabilitation services, laboratory services and long-term care services. When you choose Northridge Medical Center for your healthcare needs, you have chosen quality medical care close to home.


Tanger Factory Outlet Centers, Inc. (NYSE: SKT) is a publicly-traded REIT headquartered in Greensboro, North Carolina that presently operates and owns, or has an ownership interest in, a portfolio of 39 upscale outlet shopping centers. Tanger's operating properties are located in 20 states coast to coast and in Canada, totaling approximately 14.3 million square feet, leased to over 2,800 stores which are operated by more than 500 different brand name companies. The company has more than 38 years of experience in the outlet industry. Tanger Outlet Centers continue to attract more than 181 million shoppers annually. For more information on Tanger Outlet Centers, call 1-800-4TANGER or visit the company's web site at

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