Run With Our Vets & Beat RCC 5K / 1 Mile Run/Walk

5K, 1 Mile

Event Date

Sat, Mar 29, 2014

Address

Arlington, TX

About This Activity

City

Arlington, TX 76019

Offline Fees

Mail-in fees are $20 (5K) OR $10 (1 Mile) if mailed by 3/22/14 (Forms may be obtained by e-mail from hall93@sbcglobal.net or http:// www.runwithourvetsandbeatrcc.com on the Web). Walk-in fees (through 3/28) are $25 (5K) OR $10 (1 Mile) at The RUNNER, 3535 W. Pioneer Pkwy, Arlington TX 76013 (817-461-2281) through 3/28/14. Race day fees - $30 (5K) OR $10 (1 Mile).

Directions, etc.

This is a fun & competitive race around the UTA Campus area in Arlington, featuring beautiful neighborhood-street courses. DIRECTIONS FROM DALLAS, FORT WORTH, etc. From I-30 take the Cooper St. exit; go south on Cooper to UTA Blvd.; take a right on UTA Blvd to The MAC (Maverick Activities Center). OR From I-20 take the Cooper St. exit; go north on Cooper to UTA Blvd.; take a left on UTA Blvd to The MAC (Maverick Activities Center).

Beneficiary

Net proceeds will provide financial and community support to our nation?s disabled Vets. The race is also to raise awareness about Renal Cell Carcinoma. It is being held in honor of the organizers? father, Erron Papillion, who served our country in the Vietnam War, and received many medals of honor, including 4 Purple Hearts, The Silver Star and The Distinguished Service Cross. He passed away in 2011 from a rare form of renal cancer. .

Awards

Awards to 1st Overall male and female finishers, 1st Masters male and female finishers. Top 3 finishers in the following age/gender groups also will be awarded: 9 & Under, 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 & Over. Ribbons to all 1 Mile finishers.

History

This will be the inaugural edition of this race. Complete results from this year can be found on the Web at www.runningintheusa.com and other sites.

Mar 29 8:30 AM Run with Our Vets & Beat RCC 5K / 1 Mile Run/Walk, The MAC, UTA Campus, 500 W. Nedderman,, Arlington, TX 76019- 214-336-3121 / 682-667-5991 / www.runwithourvetsandbeatrcc.com Benefits Support for Disabled Vets and raises awareness about Renal Cell Carcinoma.

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