5K Race Against Colon Cancer
Start: Saturday, June 1, 2013 @ 8:00 AM (CDT)
Leander , TX 78641
Registration Closing Date
Wednesday, May 29, 2013 @ 11:59 PM (CDT)
Cedar Park Regional Medical Center introduces the First Annual 5K - Race Against Colon Cancer. Challenge your family, friends, and co-workers to come out and walk/run the roads and trails of Southwest Williamson County Regional Park. The race will feature a timed 5K run/walk with 5 year age group awards, sponsor booths, and tons of fun! Fun course that is ideal for the walker to the competitive runner and everything in between. Great for strollers too!
Guaranteed shirt for entries received by 5/19, after that while supplies last.
Colon cancer is the third most commonly diagnosed cancer and third leading cause of cancer death in both men and women in the US. Within the past several years progress has been made in the reduction of incidence due to prevention and early detection through screenings. CPRMC hopes to increase awareness of early detection and treatment of the disease. Proceeds of this race will benefit the American Cancer Society. Adults (18 & older)- $25, Students (11 to 17)- $15, Children (10 & under)- free. Prices go up $5 from May 27-31 and $10 on Race Day. Participants who register before May 19, 2013 will be guaranteed a t-shirt, entries after that date will be while supplies last. Online registration will end on May 29, registration on race day from 7-7:45am. Kids Fun Run – Open to children 10 and under. This will be held on the track after the 5K. Awards – The top three finishers in each age group will receive medals. All children (10 & under) will receive ribbons. Age groups are as follows: 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+. T-shirts – Guaranteed t-shirts for entries received by May 19, 2013, after that while supplies last. Register early! Packet Pick-up – Friday, May 31, 2013 from 10am – 5pm at Rogue Running 2800 E. Whitestone Blvd., Cedar Park, TX 78613 (In the HEB shopping center at 1431 and Parmer Lane). On race day at Southwest Williamson County Regional Park from 7:00 - 7:45am. Presenting Sponsors – We would like to thank our presenting sponsors: Gastroenterology Associates, Junaid Siddiqui, M.D. and Rafael Amaro, M.D. and Preopik by Ferring Pharmaceuticals.