3rd Annual Birmingham AL Ostomy 5k Fun Run

5K, Other

Event Date

Sat, Oct 6, 2018


Birmingham, AL


Activity Today Later

5k & 1K Fun Run/Walk for Adults & Teens

$15 $15 Register

1k Fun Run/Walk for Kids - with T-Shirt

$10 $10 Register

1K Fun Run/Walk for Kids - without a T-Shirt

$0 $0 Register

About This Activity

The 3rd Annual Birmingham Run For Resilience Ostomy 5k will be held on Saturday, October 6, 2018.  All proceeds benefit the United Ostomy Associations of America, Inc (UOAA) charity, a 501(c)(3) organization. Donations are tax deductible. (https://www.ostomy.org/)


8:00 a.m. Registration

8:45 a.m. Welcome and opening remarks

9:00 a.m. 5K Run/Walk

10:00 a.m. 1K Walk/Kids Run Starts

12:00 p.m. Awards and Closing Remarks

Children activities, vendors, and snacks will be available for the duration of the race.

We're celebrating World Ostomy Day with a Run for Resilience Ostomy 5K Run/Walk. This Fun for All Ages event will include music, children’s activities, games, and snacks.

RACE COURSE - The run/walk will take place at George Ward Park with registration/activities being located at Field 6, 1901 Greensprings Avenue, Birmingham, Alabama 35205. The course will be within the park and there will be signs mapping out the race course. Come celebrate World Ostomy Day with us!

PARKING – There is a parking lot located immediately as you turn into the park.

T-SHIRTS - Tech T-shirts will be included with registration if registered before the deadline. Race shirts will be either unisex or female v-neck cut. You are guaranteed a race shirt if you register by September 20th. You may purchase additional race shirts for $10 each.

FUNDRAISING - Set up your own personal or team fundraising site and get your friends and family to reach your fundraising goals.  If you raise over $250, you will receive a unique and limited fundraising tech shirt.

FUNDRAISING SITE: To b announced.

SPONSORSHIP - If you are interested in sponsoring the race, please contact us at misty.edwards@bhsala.com!

DONATIONS - The donations received at this event support United Ostomy Associations of America's mission to promote the quality of life for people with ostomies and continent diversions through information, support, advocacy and collaboration. Please visit www.ostomy5k.org for more information!

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