Health Extension Run 2014

Isaiah and Jeremiah at the Washington County 4-H Horse Fair.
Isaiah and Jeremiah at the Washington County 4-H Horse Fair.
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Isaiah and Jeremiah in Tillamook County
Isaiah and Jeremiah in Tillamook County
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Brothers Isaiah and Jeremiah Godby are undergraduates in the College of Public health and Human Services as well as avid runners. On the morning of July 7th the brothers tied their laces tight and began a journey across 30 of the 36 Oregon counties for the 2014 Health Extension Run. Isaiah and Jeremiah are stopping at OSU Extension Offices along the way to tell the story of healthy living and encourage community members, alumni and Beaver fans to join them. All ages and all abilities are invited to participate.

They are expected to reach their goal of 1,675 miles in 61 days by September 5th.

Their schedule for the rest of the run is as follows:

August 17-18 - Baker City
August 18-19 - LaGrande
August 20-21 - Pendleton
August 22-23 - Heppner
August 23-24 - Condon
August 24-25 - Moro
August 25-26 - The Dalles
August 26-27 - Hood River
August 27-28 - Multnomah Falls
August 28-31 - Portland
Aug. 31 - Sept. 3 - Salem
Septemper 4-5 -  Albany
September 5 - Corvallis!

The Health Extension Run is being covered in various news outlets across the state during their journey.  To see if your local news source covered the run, look at this list of Media Mentions.

If Isaiah and Jeremiah stop by your county, please send an email to Jill Wells and we will update everyone on their journey. Visit the Health Extension Run Blog to follow the brothers’ progress.