MPI Foundation Chairman's Challenge 5K Run/Walk - Child Registration (0-17yrs)
About This Activity
In support of the MPI Foundation Chairman’s Challenge, PMPI will be hosting a 5K Run on Saturday, March 28, 2015 at the Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School in Bethesda, MD. This event will be to promote the importance of individual professional development, healthy lifestyles, strong chapters, and a robust meetings industry.
This race will support the MPI Foundation Education Endowment; seventy-five percent to the chapter grant program and twenty-five percent coming back to the Potomac chapter to support our edcuational programs. We hope you will join us with your friends and family in what will be a fun-filled event.
Not a runner? No problem! Welcome to the non-runners race. Join your fellow PMPI members on Saturday March 28thfor a FUN-K Relay Race! Teams will be assigned at the track on race day and will consist of 2 to 6 members who will work together to complete a full 5K by walking or jogging 12 laps around the Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School Track. After the race, participants are encouraged to engage in all of the activities the FUN-K has to offer. Bring your friends and family for a morning of fun for a cause! Registration is $25 and includes a 5K t-shirt! Guests under the age of 18 are free but must be registered to receive a shirt.
Timeline: 8:30 AM - Kids and Strollers Check In - Bring your kids out for a few laps around the track to kick off your weekend! 9:00 AM - Kids and Strollers Trek Begins 9:30 AM – Relay Race Check-In Begins 10:00 AM – Announcements and Kick-Off
Interested in staying nearby? Hyatt Regency Bethesda is offering FUN-K Participants a special rate of $99 (+tax) for Friday, March 27th. To reserve your room call (301) 657-1243 and ask for the MPI rate.
Mission: It is our goal to raise at least $5,000 for the MPI Foundation 5K Challenge to support our local chapter’s education program as well as the foundation’s grant program. 25% of all money raised will go directly back to our chapter’s educational programming and 75% will be given to the foundation to support chapter grants. Be a part of this great cause and help us by raising at least $100 through Active.com! Personalize your fundraising page send it out to family, friends and co-workers!