PEORIA (HOI) - The St. Jude Runners Association Board decided Thursday that everyone involved with the St. Jude run, including volunteers must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 by July, 1.
In a press release, the board stated that the St. Jude Runs event require physical activity and travel in close proximity with other runners.
The board stated the following: "This vaccine requirement provides the safest environment we can create for our participants. Proof of vaccination will be required. A fully virtual experience will be available for those who are unable or unwilling to receive vaccination."
Participants of this year's run are being advised to contact their Runs leader.