Walk to End Epilepsy 5K Run/Walk Mishawaka

Event Date

Sat, May 24, 2014


Mishawaka, IN

About This Activity

The Walk to End Epilepsy is for a serious cause -- to increase awareness about epilepsy, rally together, and raise money to continue our fight to END EPILEPSY. Walk to End Epilepsy is also a fun family day complete with resource fair, food, games, and prizes. This fund raising and awareness raising event brings together a large cross-section of constituents, representing our 50+ years of commitment to people with epilepsy and their families. Walkers include those living with seizures and their caregivers; doctors, nurses and other health care professionals; government leaders; Foundation staff and volunteers; corporate walking teams; celebrities committed to the cause; Foundation business partners and, of course, members of the general public who want to join the fight to END EPILEPSY. 

Event schedule and times

Race Day Schedule of Events:

7:00 am – 8:15 pm Race day registration and packet pick-up
8:00 am All volunteer meeting at finish line
8:45 am Mandatory pre-race meeting at finish line
8:45 am Invocation
8:45 am SSB
8:45 am Security meeting by camp building
8:45 am Timing system finalized
9:00 am Cannon Start
9:20 am First 5K finisher
10:00 am Last 5K finisher
10:15 am 5K Awards

Packet Pickup:  Packet pickup will take place at Kamm Island on Saturday, May 24, from 7:00 PM-8:15 PM, before the event.  Please make all efforts to pick up your packet at this time.  An email with packet pickup instructions will be sent when plans for this are finalized.

Race Day:  We will be onsite by 7:00am for packet and chip pickup, as well as race day registration.  To ensure we can start the race on time, please plan to be onsite at least an hour prior to race to pick up your timing chip.  Please note, we may not be able to allow registrations within 45 minutes of the race starting, or check in within 30 minutes of the race start.  Check-in will be at the blue tent near the finish line.

Parking: The park has plenty parking available, please follow signs for event parking.

Please do not hesitate to email tj@coachtj.com if you have any questions, concerns, or are celebrating a special day with us.

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