US Olympian Lauryn Williams
, is coming to Fredericksburg, Virginia! Lauryn, will serve as the official starter and guest speaker during Historic Half Weekend! Lauryn, won a gold medal at the 2012 Olympic games in London and at the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens for Track and Field. Most recently, she won a silver medal at the Winter Sochi games for two woman bobsliegh team. That made her one of the five athletes and the first American woman to have won a medal in the summer and winter Olympics. How awesome is that? Lauryn, will sign autographs at the Healthy Lifestyle expo
at the Fredericksburg Expo Center on May 17th. If you're planning on running in the half, 10k or 5k registration is still open. Register here
. Or be a spectator, and cheer on all the runners and Lauryn from the sidelines. :)
*Note: In picture, Lauryn is pictured on the right!