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5K race on a flat course through Carmel, IN, followed by a 1 mile fun run/walk. The annual race, walk, and spinal health fair benefits research, education, and patient advocacy to improve spinal health care.
5K Race Awards
$300 first overall, $150 second overall, $50 third overall, male and female. Age group winners receive gift certificates.
1 Mile Fun Run/Walk
10:00 AM start; Free for children 10 & under, but children do not receive t-shirts. Medals for the first 25 "junior" finishers
Spinal Health Fair & Kids Corner
Join us on race day for the on-site Spinal Health Fair. This fun-filled community event is open to all ages, from 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM. Festivities include music, exhibits, refreshments, and free giveaways. There is plenty of fun to be had by your children at the Kids Corner!
Form a Race/Walk Team
Corporate teams, school teams, friends and family welcome! Captains, first create your team and then have team members select your team name from the drop down menu during registration.Teams may consist of any number of runners or walkers. Prizes will be awarded to the three largest teams.
Are You a Spinal Champion?
Spinal Champions are important to us! If you have suffered from neck or back pain and have overcome it through either nonsurgical or surgical treatments, you are a Spinal Champion. Please remember to select the option during registration to receive your official Spinal Champion t-shirt.
The Spinal Research Foundation is America’s leading non-profit health organization dedicated to spinal health. Friends like you have made it possible for us to make significant advances in research.Please support our mission of "Improving spinal health care through research, education, and patient advocacy".
Team Captain Registration
To create and join a team, team captains will first create the team by clicking on the "BLUE" Create Your Team" button above. Then return to this page and click the "Register Now" button. Choose either of the registration categories then select your team name from the drop down box on the registration form.
Team Member Registration
To join a team, click the "Register Now" button. Choose one of the categories then select your team name from the drop down box on the registration form
Individual Registrants (NOT joining a Team)
Click the "Register Now" button. Choose one of the categories. DO NOT select a team name at the top of the registration form. PLEASE bypass that question and continue through registration.
Race Day, April 27th: 8:00-8:30 - Race Day Registration 9:00 am – 5k Run Starts 10:00 am – 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk 8:00 am to 11:00 am – Spinal Health Fair & Kids Corner