Mercedes, Baja Fresh named as Official Sponsors

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  1. Mercedes, Baja Fresh named as Official Sponsors

    The Health Net Warner Center Disco Run-n-Ride benefiting the West Valley Boys & Girls Club is
    pleased to announce Mercedes and Baja Fresh as event sponsors for 2003.

    Mercedes will be the official car through their Calabasas Motorcars Dealership and have convertibles
    on display each day. The Mercedes Pace Vehicle will assist Time Warner Cable in the televising of
    the Monex Men's and Women's Pro Race, starting at 2:30 PM.

    Baja Fresh will present gift certificates to the first 500 riders to enter the Grand Prix and
    provide other prizes that will be given away as race primes.

    The Health Net Warner Center Disco Run-n-Ride will hit the streets of Woodland Hills May 24-25. It
    is the first year for the 5-10K skate, run/walk and the 12th year for the Warner Center Grand Prix.
    Please visit our Kid's Zone (sponsored by Michael Miller State Farm) and Expo area featuring Jamba
    Juice, Mattel, Excel Laser Vision, and Attitude Bands.

    "This year's event looks to be the best ever. Thanks to Mercedes and Baja Fresh for all of their
    support and we welcome their community spirit and commitment," states race director Steve Burton.
    "The participants are really going to enjoy some great food and I hope that will inspire some
    fast racing."

    "We expect a large crowd and an exciting atmosphere. I would like to thank all of the sponsor's of
    this year's event that helped make this happen, especially Health Net, Time Warner Cable, KBIG, Los
    Angeles Daily News, Monex, Cytosport, Westfield Promenade, the Woodland Hills Hilton, and the Warner
    Center Marriott. Everyone is going to have a good time and enjoy some great action."

    For more information, including entry, expo or sponsorship opportunities, visit or e-mail [email protected]

    About Health Net Health Net of California, a subsidiary of Health Net, Inc. (NYSE: HNT), is one of
    the largest health plans in California, serving more than 2.5 million members statewide. It
    contracts with more than 44,000 physicians, nearly 400 hospitals and more than 4,300 pharmacies,
    giving its members greater choice and more convenient access to care. Its commercial and Medicare
    lines of business have received the "Commendable" accreditation status from the National Committee
    for Quality Assurance. For more information about Health Net, visit its award-winning Web site at

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