Kids Beating Cancer 5K Gold Fun Run/Walk
Saturday, September 17th, 2016 – 9:00 a.m.
6909 Old Hwy 441
Mount Dora, FL 32757
September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month! We would like to invite you to join us in supporting Kid’s Beating Cancer in this 5K Fun Run. The event is scheduled for Saturday, September 17, 2016 at the Medical Villages in Mount Dora. This event is open to all ages and fitness levels.
Kids Beating Cancer (KBC)-“The Only Non-Profit Foundation of its Kind in America”,
serves children diagnosed with leukemia, cancer, and 80 other malignant and non-malignant life threatening diseases. Provides the best pediatric stem cell transplant treatment by supporting forefront protocols and family-centered patient support services. Any child can come to the Kids Beating Cancer Pediatric Transplant Center regardless of insurance coverage or the family’s financial means for the evaluation and potential transplant.
ENTRY FEE 5K
Adults Before September 1st – $20.00 – After $25.00
Kids 12 & Under FREE
DAY OF REGISTRATION & PACKET PICK UP
Packet pickup will take place on race day at race site from 8:00 a.m. to 8:50am
DAY OF EVENT SCHEDULE
8:00 a.m. – Registration Opens
9:00 a.m. – 5K Race Start
Shirts are guaranteed for all pre-registered participants. Shirts not guaranteed on race day.
When and where does the race take place?
Saturday September 17, 2016. Race start time is promptly 9:00 a.m.
How long is the course?
The 5K is 3.1 miles.
How will I be timed?
This race is not chip timed. There will be a clock for all participants to see before they cross the finish line.
When and where do I pick up my registration materials?
Registration starts at 8am 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.
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.
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 or Bike?
For safety reasons no bicycles, in-line skates, or skateboards. Strollers are permitted.
What do I do with my personal items while I’m running?
Please leave them in your car.
Should I bring my own water?
Yes, but there will be a water station on the course and near the finish line.
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.
Can I transfer my entry to someone else?
We have a strict NO TRANSFER policy.