Victory for Victims 5K/10K Walk/Run and Kids Fun Run
Start: Sunday, April 28, 2013 @ 7:00 AM (PDT)
Encino , CA 91406
Registration Closing Date
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 @ 11:59 PM (PDT)
The race benefits Northridge Hospital's Center for Assault Treatment Services (Cats), where 24/7 immediate response programs are offered to victims of sexual abuse and assault.
FORM A TEAM!
Team Captains must register online first by selecting the Team Captain category and entering team name.
Team Members can then register by selecting the Team Member category and selecting the appropriate team name from the drop down box on the form.
Please join us at 7am for the opening ceremony and festivities.
Awards three deep in M/F age catagories in the 5K & 10K. Form a team to be elgible for team awards too. (See "Form A Team")
Official Cool-Down race of the LA Marathon. Meet the Celebrities: Meet Olympic legend, Rafer Johnson who will be presenting the winning medals at the awards ceremony and available for photos., Join Master of Ceremonies Commander Chuck Street.
Fabulous Expo and Finish Line Festivities
Everyone is encouraged to stay and enjoy the exciting Business, Health and Fitness Expo, complimentary food and drinks, the Cool-Down Lounge , and the Kids Fun Zone (karate demonstrations and balloon sculptures.)
Directions & Parking
Take the 405 Freeway to Victory Blvd. West on Victory Blvd. to Woodley Ave. Left on Woodley Ave., going south. WATCH FOR RACE PARKING signs. Walk/jog to the Expo Area on east side of Woodley... Public Transit...Los Angeles Metro Orange Line (Busway) Woodley Station
1.Best way: Register online at www.Active.com Online Registration closes: April 25, 2013 11:59 PM Pacific Time... 2. Register by mail postmarked by April 21st Victory for Victims Walk/Run Northridge Hospital Medical Center, 8210 Etiwanda Ave., Reseda, CA 91335. Make checks payable to Northridge Hospital Foundation/CATS... 3. Register at packet pick-up on Saturday 4/27, noon - 4pm at Woodley Park. 4. Register on event morning 4/28, at Woodley Park, beginning at 6:30am
What the Proceeds Benefit:
The Center for Assault Treatment Services (CATS) at Northridge Hospital Medical Center is the only 24/7 program for victims of sexual assault and abuse in the San Fernando and Santa Clarita Valleys. CATS provides medical evidentiary exams, forensic interviews, case management and referrals to victims of all ages. Since 1997, CATS has provided critically needed services to nearly 11,700 victims of sexual abuse and sexual assault to help them begin the process of healing and recovery!
The 5K starts on Woodley Avenue and travels past the Woodley Lakes Golf Course and into Lake Balboa Park, then goes around Lake Balboa and returns to finish in beautiful Woodley Park to the sound of cheering crowds!. The 10K starts on Woodley Avenue with runners going past the Basin Wildlife area, along the LA River Tributary, past Woodley Lakes Golf Course and past Lake Balboa Park to finish in beautiful Woodley Park. Both races are fast and flat!
Online Fundraising to support CATS
When you register online, a fundraising page will automatically be created for you. You will be able to customize your page (add a picture, set a goal, etc). Team Fund-raising pages will be created when the Team Captain registers. Email the link to your friends & family and raise pledges online! money will automatically be sent to the organization, and your donors will receive a confirmation with their tas id information.
Meet the Celebrities:
Master of Ceremonies Commander Chuck Street
Accurate race results using Chip timing services will be provided by Prime Time timing & finish line management company.
Please join us in helping to "Break the Silence and Stop the Abuse" by participating in the Run/Walk! Make your miles mean something more...get your family, friends and colleagues to sponsor you for a great cause. Receive a prize for raising $100, $250, $500 or $1,000 in pledges.
Additional Date Information7 AM - Opening Ceremonies, 8AM - 5K, 8:30AM-10K
FeesPrice $35 through 4/14, increases to $40 after
1K Kids Fun Run $15 (Finisher Medal)