Kevin's Cause 4th Annual 5k Run/Walk & Health Fair

Date

Start: Saturday, October 26, 2013

Address
Victoria Community Regional Park 419 E. 192nd St
Carson , CA 90746
Registration Closing Date

Friday, October 25, 2013

Organizer's Website

http://www.kevinscause.org

About This Activity

 Make Your Steps Count for Kevin’s Cause  4th Annual 5K Run/Walk and Health Fair

WE WALK TO SAVE LIVES, TO HONOR LOVED ONES AND TO RAISE FUNDS TO HELP PREVENT SUICIDE… Suicide is a national health problem that takes an enormous toll on family, friends, co-workers, and the entire community. In the United States, a person dies by suicide every 13.7 minutes, claiming more than 38,000 lives each year.  It is estimated that an attempt is made every minute; with close to one million people attempting suicide annually. Suicide is the tenth leading cause of death in the U.S., the third leading cause of death among those 15-24 years old, The second leading causing death among those 25-34 and college students, and individuals ages 65 and older account for 16 percent of all suicide deaths. This is a public health issue that does not discriminate by age, gender, ethnicity, or socio economic status.

Event schedule and times

Late Registration:  Oct. 26, 2013, 7:30 am - 9:00 am, @ Victoria Community Regional Park:  If the race has started you may still register and run or walk to help prevent suicide.   If you registered online please pick up your registration package and t-shirt at the event.  Children 7 – 12 years old--Free.  Make Your Steps Count!   Lace up your sneakers and run or walk in support of Suicide Prevention.

Note:  You may print out a sponsor sheet on our website.

 

7:30 am – 9:00 – Registration

9:00 – 9:10 Warm-up

9:15 – Song

9:20 – Prepare for race

9:30 – Race begins

Thank you for your support!

Discuss This Activity