Stand Up To (Run For) POTS 5k

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October 07, 2017

Standing Up To POTS 5K is a Run/Walk on Wittenberg’s campus to benefit Standing Up to POTS. The race will begin at 10:00 a.m. on Alumni Way of Wittenberg University. Participants are to report to the Benham Pence Student Center and follow the signs to the registration tables. In the event of rain, registration will take place indoors. The address of the building is 734 Woodlawn Avenue Springfield, Ohio 45504. The event will be held rain or shine.

5k-Preregistration by September 14 (t-shirt included): 

Adults age 23 and greater: $20

Students age 22 and under: $10

5k-Pregisteration after September 14 (t-shirt not included)

Adults $25

Students $15

On the day of the event, registration will begin one hour before the race is to begin. It is suggested participants arrive as close to this time as possible so that registration may finish before the event begins.  

Participants will be awarded for the top 3 places in each age division (12 and under, 13-18, 19-25, 26-35, 36- 49, 50 & up), as well as the top 3 place overall.

All proceeds from this event will be donated to Standing Up to Pots, a 501©(3) not-for-profit organization. Donations will be used to investigate quality of life issues, implement research-based initiatives to improve quality of life for people with POTS, and accelerate public awareness.   To learn more, please visit

Please direct questions about this event to Cathy Pederson at [email protected]


Attached is the Affirmation and Liability Release form.  Please print this out and bring with you.  We will have extras at the race but if you can bring this with you it will limit the congestion race morning.  

Wittenberg University has asked that every participant fill this out.  Thank you for your cooperation

Official website

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Information about the event is available in : English

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]


Stand Up To (Run For) POTS 5k

October 07, 2017 (Saturday) - 10:00
5 kilometers

Registration for 5k

Stand Up To (Run For) POTS Kids 1mile Fun Run

October 07, 2017 (Saturday) - 10:15
1 miles

Kids 1 mile Fun Run

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