Austin, TX – (Sept. 25, 2019) The Statesman Capitol 10,000 is pleased to announce Scott & White Health as the 2020 and 2021 presenting sponsor. The race will take its mark in downtown Austin on April 5, 2020.
“Our partnership is seamless, together we are building an Austin community that celebrates fitness, fun and family. Through Baylor Scott & White Health’s significant sponsorship support, this beloved community race continues to bring all the best of Austin together,” said Patrick Dorsey, publisher of the Austin American-Statesman.
“Baylor Scott & White is committed to the health and well-being of its communities, and we’re very proud to sponsor this incredible event in Austin,” said Jay Fox, president, Baylor Scott & White Austin/Round Rock Region. “Supporting such an event, which is an example of individuals taking positive action for their own fitness, is directly in line with our mission.”
The 2020 race will take place on Sunday, April 5. When registering at Cap10K.com, race participants have the option to donate additional money to the beneficiary, which the Statesman will match up to $10,000. The Cap10K is the largest 10K race in Texas and one of the top 10 in the nation. The Cap10K began in 1978 with 3,400 participants. In 2019, the race had 23,275 registered participants.
Additional race information, including how to register, is available at cap10k.com.
About Statesman Media:
Statesman Media is the premier media company in Central Texas. Its brand portfolio spans print and digital, reaching readers on the smartphone, tablet or laptop platform they prefer. The portfolio includes the Austin American-Statesman, named Newspaper of the Year in both 2013 and 2014 by the Texas Associated Press Managing Editors; six community newspapers; Austin360, the entertainment publication; corresponding websites, statesman.com, hookem.com, and austin360.com; the digital edition, Statesman ePaper; dynamic apps like the Austin360 Radio app, Statesman Live, and social media feeds, @statesman, @austin360 @bevobeat, @austin360radio. The print products reach more than 638,000 readers each week, while digital platforms draw 5 million visitors accessing more than 26 million pages each month. The diverse media company also offers commercial printing, packaging and delivery services. Statesman Media owns and manages Statesman Cap10K as well as several community and charitable efforts including Statesman Season for Caring and Statesman Swim Safe for Austin Kids, a local program that teaches at-risk children to swim. Statesman Media is part of GateHouse Media.
For more information, contact Sara Bryant, Marketing Director, at (512) 912-3556.
About GateHouse Media, LLC:
GateHouse Media, headquartered in Pittsford, New York, is a wholly owned subsidiary of New Media Investment Group Inc., which is focused primarily on investing in a high-quality, diversified portfolio of local media assets and on growing existing advertising and digital marketing businesses. GateHouse Media is one of the largest publishers of locally based print and online media in the United States as measured by its 144 daily publications. As of April 30, 2018, GateHouse operates in 565 markets across 38 states. GateHouse Media’s portfolio of products includes over 600 business and community publications and 569 websites, serves more than 215,000 business advertising accounts, and reaches 23 million people on a weekly basis.
For more information regarding GateHouse Media, please visit www.gatehousemedia.com.
About Baylor Scott & White Health:
As the largest not-for-profit health system in the state of Texas, Baylor Scott & White Health promotes the health and well-being of every individual, family and community it serves. An integrated care delivery network, the system includes the Scott and White Health Plan, Baylor Scott & White Research Institute and Baylor Scott & White Quality Alliance. Through 50 hospitals and more than 1,000 access points including flagship academic medical centers in Dallas and Temple, the system offers the full continuum of care, from primary to award-winning specialty care, throughout Texas, and via virtual touchpoints. If its service area were a state, it would be the eighth largest, providing care to a population larger than that of the state of Georgia. Founded as a Christian ministry of healing, Baylor Scott & White is proud to honor its century-long legacy through its commitment to improving accessibility, affordability and the customer experience for all.
For more information, visit BSWHealth.com