Shane’s Inspiration, recognized as the world’s leader in Inclusive Playgrounds and Programs hosts their 19th Annual 5k/10k Trail Run / Walk & Roll in Griffith Park on Sunday, September 18, 2016. Hundreds of inspirational children in Los Angeles (many using wheelchairs or walking aids) lead teams on a Walk & Roll around Griffith Park to prove that kids with disabilities can do. Registration begins at 6:30am. Trail Run begins at 7:30am. Stage Ceremony begins at 8:30am. Walk & Roll begins at 9:00am. Event ends by noon.
There is no registration fee to participate in the Walk & Roll. There is a $35/$40 registration fee to participate in the 5k/10k Trail Run. To register as a Runner, please go to www.active.com to sign-up.
Shane's Inspiration is an international non-profit based in Sherman Oaks. Their mission is to foster social inclusion for children with disabilities through the vehicle of inclusive playgrounds and programs. To date, they have opened 60 inclusive playgrounds around the globe. Their education and community outreach programs have impacted the lives of over 35,000 children and their families. As members of the Clinton Global Initiative, Shane's Inspiration has partnered with Landscape Structures Inc. and Too Small To Fail to promote literacy through PLAY! To learn more, visit our website at www.shanesinspiration.org.
Thanks in advance for your support! We appreciate it!
- Shane's Inspiration
For more info or if you need help, please contact Marci Moran at email@example.com or (818) 988-5676. Thanks!
Event details and schedule
Sunday, September 18, 2016
6:30 am - Registration Opens - Check-In
7:00am - Free Resource Fair, Raffle & Refreshments Opens
7:15am - Warm-Up/Stretch
7:30 am - 5k/10k Trail Run Begins
8:30am - Stage Ceremony with Grand Marshal, John Cryer & Founders
9:00am - 5k Walk & Roll Begins (separate event)
COURSE INFO: The Shane’s Inspiration Trail Run course is mostly on the sandy Griffith Park Equestrian Trail. Enjoy a beautiful run around the Wilson Golf Course, starting and finishing at the Shane’s Inspiration inclusive playground. You will be cheered on by Shane’s Inspiration volunteers.
WATERSTATIONS: Water will be available at mile markers 1 & 2.
5K TURNAROUND: The 5k turnaround is located near the Crystal Springs Picnic Area. Look for the “5k Turnaround” signs and volunteers. Keep to the LEFT for the Turnaround. Once you have turned around, please continue straight and then make a LEFT at the split to continue on.
10K TURNAROUND: The 10k turnaround is located near the Crystal Springs Picnic Area just past the “5k Turnaround.” Look for “10k Turnaround” signs and volunteers. Please stay to the LEFT until you turn around. You will continue to the split and make a LEFT. You will complete the full loop twice for the 10k.
ARRIVAL INFO: Please look for TRAIL RUN REGISTRATION to sign in, pick up your packets or register. RACE BEGINS PROMTLY AT 7:30 am.
Griffith Park, Shane’s Inspiration Playground
4730 Crystal Springs Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90027
EVENT PARKING: Upon entering Griffith Park, please follow the signs to the Merry-Go-Round. Park in Merry-Go-Round Parking Lots. You will see Shane’s Inspiration signs.
WAIVERS: If you sign up on Active, please sign online waiver or be sure to sign one upon arrival.
WHAT TO BRING: If you do any fundraising for Shane's Inspiration, please bring donations with you and turn in at registration. Thank you.
WHAT TO WEAR: Running apparel.
FESTIVITIES: Please allow time to enjoy our free Resource Fair, Raffle, Refreshments, and Stage Ceremony with our Grand Marshals.
If you have any other questions, please contact Marci Moran at firstname.lastname@example.org.