Soroptimist NWR 5K Run/Walk for Congo Women


Event Date

Sat, Apr 11, 2015


Bellevue, WA


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5K Run/Walk - Price Includes WA State Sales Tax of 9.5%

$30 $30 Closed

About This Activity

Come join Soroptimist Intl. Northwestern Region on a 5K run/walk in beautiful downtown Bellevue to support Run for Congo Women. Following the 5K there will be an optional breakfast with Keynote speaker, founder of Run for Congo Women, Lisa Shannon.

The 5K is being held during the 97th Annual Region Conference. If you would like more information about Soroptimist or would like to attend the conference please go to

The Soroptimist mission is to improve the lives of women and girls through programs leading to social and economic development.

Event details and schedule

Hyatt Regency Bellevue Packet Pick-Up:

  • Thursday, April 9th from 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • Friday, April 10th from 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Race Day Packet Pick-Up:

  • Saturday, April 11th onsite from 6:30 a.m. - 7:30 a.m.

Race Day:

Start time 8:00 a.m. Bellevue Mercer Slough Nature Park. The start line is located at the Sweylocken Boat Launch. Parking is available at the Park & Ride next to boat launch entrance. 

Optional Breakfast & Awards w/Keynote at Hyatt Regency Bellevue to follow:

  • Breakfast served 9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.
  • Awards top 5 overall male/female 9:45 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
  • Keynote with Lisa Shannon, founder of Run for Congo Women 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

For more information on Soroptimist International please go to

For more information on Run for Congo Women please go to

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