MUNNSVILLE, NY (May 26, 2005) -Ferris Industries will sponsor the 2005 EXPO "Run with the Winners" 5K run/walk to benefit the WHAS Louisville Crusade for Children. The event will take place on Saturday, October 15th at 7:30am at the EXPO center grounds in Louisville, Kentucky. All exhibitors and attendees of the International Lawn, Garden & Power Equipment EXPO are welcome to participate. The entry fee is only $10, all of which will be donated to the WHAS Crusade for Children ( www.whascrusade.org ). Participants will receive a commemorative T-shirt and race number. Other co-sponsors helping to make this event possible include: Seller's Expositions, Yard & Garden Magazine, Pro Magazine, EXPO, OPEI and Seaboard Graphics. "We wanted to bring back the "Run With The Winners" race as a way of giving back to Louisville and the children of the community," said Bill Bower, director of marketing for Ferris. "EXPO and the city of Louisville have such a longstanding relationship. The community has always been a great supporter of EXPO, and we truly appreciate that." To register, look for an entry form on any of the websites listed below: www.ferrisindustries.com www.expo.mow.org www.sellersexpo.com www.opei.org www.promagazine.com www.yardngarden.com Located in Munnsville, N.Y., Ferris Industries builds a complete line of reliable zero-turn, three-wheel riding and walk-behind mowers for the commercial landscaper. Ferris is the inventor of the IS® Independent Suspension - the only suspension system available for riding mowers. The company's products are sold via a network of independent dealers. For more information, or to locate the closest dealer, visit the company's website at www.FerrisIndustries.com. Ferris Industries is a division of Simplicity Manufacturing, Inc.