Professional Timing! 5k Race timing will be provided by Agee Race Timing using computerized shoe tag system,. Awards will be held immediately following last 5k finisher. New 3k Walk (1.86 miles) will not be timed nor any awards given.
COVID guidelines will be followed. Face masks will be recommended before and after race. We will have a staggered start with timing chip at both the start and finish so everyone will have an accurate race time. We ask that everyone practice distancing before and after event to ensure public safety.
Where: My Choices Pregnancy Help Clinic 109 Bails Rd, Ripley, MS (Across from Ripley Elementary, parking available there). Race officials reserve the right to cancel with no refund within two hours of start if severe weather is in the vicinity or forecast. Call numbers listed below if this is a concern to see if race will be run as scheduled. No animals please.
Why: To raise funds for the ministry of My Choices. My Choices is a non-profit agency offering compassionate support, accurate information, and positive alternatives to anyone facing an unplanned pregnancy. We offer free pregnancy testing, factual information on all pregnancy options, confidential counseling, limited obstetrical ultrasounds, adoption referrals, parenting education, and abortion recovery.
Registration: Register online or complete attached form and drop off or mail along with $25 registration fee to My Choices, Attn: Run 4 Life, PO Box 1351, Ripley, MS 38663. Same day registration $30 and will be open at 7:00 a.m.
Prizes: Awards to the top male and female 5k finishers overall. The top 3 male and female 5K finishers in the following age groups will receive awards: 0-9, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75+. This year we will award top three masters and grandmasters awards also.
Questions: Please call or text Terri Stanford (662) 837-1864, or Felesha Rowland (662) 401-3299.