Green laces to raise aware­ness

The Weekly Advertiser Horsham - - Sport -

Ararat and Stawell foot­ballers and net­ballers will wear green shoelaces dur­ing Wim­mera Football League and Wim­mera Net­ball As­so­ci­a­tion ac­tion at Ararat’s Alexan­dra Oval on Satur­day to raise aware­ness of mus­cu­lar dys­tro­phy.

Play­ers will also use the oc­ca­sion to raise money for re­search into find­ing a cure for the dis­ease.

There are nine dif­fer­ent types of mus­cu­lar dys­tro­phy, which at­tacks mus­cles in the body, in­clud­ing the heart. There is no cure.

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