Save Your Breath 5K

Event Date

Sun, Nov 3, 2019


Augusta, ME

About This Activity

Join us on Sunday, November 3th for our 7th annual Save Your Breath 5K timed run on the scenic Kennebec Rail Trail. The course is flat and fast. Great for speed.  There is a hill going into the trail. Capitol Park will be reserved for those who wish to walk. $5 for the childrens fun run for children 7 and under. All children registered in the fun run will receive a medal from the Children's Discovery Museum. There is some new componets to this race.  $100 will be awarded to the overall top male/female.  $25 will be awarded to the top male/female in each age group.  We will also award the first person with a stroller $25. All winners will receive Free ME from Lung Cancer's medal. There is also free childcare available for registered participants during the race.  This event is a fundraiser to help support Free ME from Lung Cancer's mission ~ research, to help uninsured high risk patients get early detection low dose CT scans and help single family low income homeowners get access to radon air abatement systems.   Please condiser making an extra donation when you register or set up a fundraising page so that your family, friends and coworkers can support your run.  Those raising $100.00 or more will get a free registration.  Your support helping to get donors and sponsors  for our race is greatly appreciated. This is one of two events that support our foundation's programs.  On-line donations are processed at 6%.  This supports RunSignUp web portal.  If you wish to have your full donation go to our programs please submit a check to Free ME from Lung Cancer, 176 Leavitt Road, Augusta, Maine  04330.  This race has been sanctioned by the USATF.  This race is a certified 5k run.  Certification by Scott Brown. Race packet pick up is at 7am and race starts at 8am. Children's fun run 7:45am

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