Colors 4 Cancer 10K/5K/1M

Event Date

Sat, Nov 2, 2019

Address

New Bern, NC

About This Activity

A 10K/5K/1 Mile powdered COLOR run to benefit the Journey of Hope Cancer Support Center.

2019 Craig Brake Memorial Colors 4 Cancer 10k, 5k and 1 mile run/walk is a color run which benefits the Journey of Hope Cancer Support Center in New Bern, NC. Journey of Hope helps patients and families cope with the emotional, physical, and psychological effects of cancer by offering programs such as peer support groups, survivorship program, art therapy, yoga/exercise, and other various programs. We are a comprehensive cancer resource left in Eastern North Carolina for people with cancer and their caregivers, to let them know they are not alone and we are here to support them in all aspects of this journey. We are a non for profit organization that supports 100% LOCAL people/families.

The race will start & finish at Creekside Elementary School where there will be plenty of parking, and the route will take you through the beautiful Carolina Colours residential neighborhood. Race activities start at 8:30 with announcements followed by a Zumba warmup, followed by the race start at 9 am. Please only runners for the 10K course.

Fees

Registration fee for the 10K color run is $40 per participant.

Registration fee for the 5K color run is $35 per participant.

Registration fee for the 1 mile walk is $25 per participant.

Under 5 yrs old is free! But will not receive a timing bib.

Prices will increase to $45 per 10K, $40 per 5K participant, and to $30 for 1 mile walk participants on October 11th.

Registration the day of the event will be available, but tee shirts will be available on a first come first serve basis the day of the event. Registration and packet pick up the day of the event will begin at 7:30-8:30 on November 2 at Creekside Elementary.

Awards
Awards will be given for overall top 3 finishers for the 5K/10K. For the 10K, awards will be to the age group winners by gender for the top 3 in each category: 19 and under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, and 70+.  For the 5K, awards will be to the age group winners: 14 years and under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, and 70+ by gender for the top 3 in each category.  Awards will be given out at approx. 10 am.

Packet Pickup
Packet pickup will be held on Friday, November 1, from 4-7 at the CarolinaEast Foundation, 2007 Neuse Blvd, New Bern.  You can also pick up packets the morning of the race at Creekside Elementary.

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