Sarah Strong 10K Run, 5K Run/Walk, and 1 Mile Kids Fun Run

10K, 1 Mile

Event Date

Sat, Mar 11, 2017


Elkhart, IN

About This Activity

The 3rd Annual Sarah Strong Run 10k Run, 5K Run/Walk, and 1 mile kids fun run will be held in down town Elkhart on March 12, 2016.  All proceeds from the Sarah Strong Run will go towards the "Passionately Purple, the Sarah Crane Foundation" which assists other local families whose children have cancer.  

Packet pickup will be held on Friday March 11, 2016 from 5PM-8PM at Heart City Nutrition  located at 3245 Northview Dr. In Elkhart at at the race on March 12 from 7:00AM-8:30AM.  The race will start from the Plaza in Dowtown Elkhart.

Sarah Crane was a sophomore at Elkhart Memorial High School when she was diagnosed with stage 4 colon cancer on July 3, 2013.  She was one of the youngest, at age 15, to be diagnosed with such an advanced form of colon cancer.  On Decemeber 7, 2013, Sarah lost her battle.  Sarah was a fighter and as she continued to battle the disease, she encouraged us all to be #SarahStrong no matter what we face in our daily lives.  

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