Florida Stroke Awareness 5k

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May 06, 2018

Orlando Neurosurgery Neurovascular Physicians and The Scott Coopersmith Stroke Awareness Foundation invite you to come and join us for the first Annual Florida Stroke Awareness 5k. The 5k will be at the scenic Bill Fredrick Park.

Bill Fredrick Park -3401 S Hiawassee Rd, Orlando, FL 32835

The proceeds will go to The Scott Coopersmth Stroke Awareness Foundation. The Scott Coopersmith Foundation is located in Orlando, and is dedicated to connecting with those affected by stroke and health care professionals through community outreach. We raise funds to further the awareness of stroke in young individuals, encourage the rehabilitation of survivors, and provide emotional and financial assistance to survivors and caregivers.

Pre-register $25.00
Race Day $30.00

Packet pickup will take place on race day at race site from 7:00 a.m. to 7:50am

7:00am – Registration Opens
8:00am – 5K Race Start

Shirts are guaranteed for all pre-registered participants. Shirts not guaranteed on race day.

Top two overall male and female

When and where does the race take place?
Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 8:00 am. The race course begins at Bill Fredrick Park – 3401 S Hiawassee Rd

How long is the course?
The 5K is 3.1 miles.

When and where do I pick up my registration materials?
Registration starts at 7am for all participants – pre-registered, walk-up, voucher – Pre-registered runners have a separate registration station that is further split into three lines based on the first letter of the runner’s last name. Walk-Up and voucher holders have their own registration station.

How will I receive my results?
Official results are posted for the top runners in each category, race staff has all results for on-site inquiries and results are posted on the race website.

Who gets a T-shirt?
Only pre-registered runners that successfully complete the registration and payment processes seven weekdays before the race are guaranteed a free race t-shirt. Several hundred additional shirts are printed for the race. Pre-registered runners in the seven days leading to the race are first to receive their shirt and preferred size. The remaining shirts for walk-up and voucher runners are available for free until they run out. Also, day-of and voucher participants may face limited sizes and availability.

What if I need help along the way?
Qualified emergency medical professionals are available to provide assistance at the start/finish lines.

Can I participate in the event with my dog?
Sorry, as much as we love our pets too, the safety of participants is our main concern. Therefore, we do not allow pets on the course.

Can I participate with a stroller?
Yes, nurturing future generations of runners is a priority and demonstrating healthy lifestyles to our kids is special. Please, however, start in the later part of the runners.

Should I bring my own water?
No, four water stations are available on the course. They are at the start, third-in, two thirds in and at the finish.

How do I register?
You may register online (preferred method). Go to RunSignUp.com. 

How much does it cost?
Early registration is $25 per person. In person registration is $35 per person. Look for additional multi-race discounts at RunSignUp.com

I will be out of town on race day and not able to participate. Can I get my money returned?
We appreciate your race registration. As the race brochure states, we are unable to issue refunds. We are not in a position to credit your credit card or issue checks.

Will the race be held if it’s raining?
The race is a “rain or shine” event. All participants are encouraged to dress appropriately for the weather, such as in a rain coat or hat. Umbrellas can pose a safety hazard to others, so please do not bring them.

What will be provided after the race?
Light snack and juice

Can I transfer my entry to someone else?
We have a strict NO TRANSFER policy.

Where do I park?
Free parking is available at the 5k site. There is also public street parking available.

The information about this race is based on information provided by the organizers or found on the official website of the event. Always check the official website for up-to-date information. If you have noticed any mistake, let us know at [email protected]


5K Run/Walk

May 06, 2018 (Sunday) - 08:00
3.1 miles

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