DATE: Thursday, June 18th, 2020
START TIME: 6:20 p.m
RACE SWAG: Tank or short sleeve shirt, if registered by May 18, 2020.
Dig out your brightest, neon colors for the 2nd Annual Lite Up The Nite Run/Walk for Mental Health 5k.
CHIP TIMING/ FINISH LINE PHOTOS / RESULTS:
Runners will be RFID chip timed by Total Image Running. The RFID chip will be adhered to the back of your bib. For the most accurate results, pin the bib to the front of your shirt, shorts or pants. Finish line photos will be available for free! Don’t forget to look up and smile as you cross the finish line. Results will be posted as quickly as possible. Provide your mobile number and/or email address for results.
POST RACE FIESTA ACTIVITIES:
Total Image Running will host a neon fiesta-themed post-party to celebrate your accomplishments. All participants will receive a complimentary Michelob Ultra or Margarita (21+).
Registering as a team is a fun way to participate! Dress in the spirit of the race or choose your own theme. To register as a team, simply check “Yes” to Would you like to join a Group/Team? All participants will be timed but collaborative team scores will not be calculated. THIS IS A FUN COMPETITION!
INDIVIDUAL RACE AWARDS:
Awards to the top three male/female finishers and top three finishers in each age group. 19 and under, 20 – 29, 30 – 39, 40 – 49, 50 – 59, 60 – 69, & 70+. Must be present to receive your awards in both individual races and series. Prizes, awards and gear will not be mailed. Contact Total Image Running for arrangements to pick up.
DAY BEFORE EVENT: Early Bib Pick-Up on Wednesday, June 17 from 5-7 pm.
DAY OF EVENT: Bib Pick-Up on event day beginning at 5 p.m.
5K Adults: $30
5K Youth (17 and under): $25
This event will take place rain or shine. Sorry, no refunds will be issued from registrations. All proceeds will be used to help provide needed mental healthcare services in the community. Thank you for your support!
MAIL IN REGISTRATION/QUESTIONS:
If you have questions or would prefer to mail in your registration form, you may do so. Contact Lisa or Chris for an emailed form. [email protected] or [email protected].
ABOUT THE MENTAL HEALTH CENTER:
The Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester is a private, nonprofit community mental wellness center, which means they are uniquely able to provide the services and programs you need. They have access to diverse treatment options and facilities, and their highly-trained staff deliver individualized and compassionate care. Since 1960, they have served children, teens, adults and seniors from the greater Manchester area, providing help and treatment regardless of age, diagnosis or ability to pay.
Mental illness is more common than most people realize.
Five of the top 10 illnesses that contribute to disability or premature death are mental illnesses.
Mental illness affects 1 in 5 people at any point throughout their lifetime.
*Depression is the most prevalent form of mental illness and is expected to become the second most disabling illness by 2020.
SPONSOR OUR EVENT OR SERIES:
To sponsor this event or the Greater Manchester Race Series, contact Lisa Misiaszek at [email protected]