2015 Race for HOPE 10K/ 5K/ 1-Mile

10K, 5K, 1 Mile, Other

Event Date

Sat, Aug 29, 2015


Newport News, VA


Activity Today Later

Running-10K - Individual Age group/open

$45 $50 Closed

Running-5K - Individual Age group/open

$35 $35 Closed

Running-1 Mile - 1 Mile/Interactive Fun Run/Walk

$20 $20 Closed

Free 1/2 Mile Race for Kids 5 & Under - Individual Age group/open

$0 $0 Closed

About This Activity

Educate and Empower Orphans (including Ebola Orphans) in Sierra Leone
Sign up for 2015 Race for HOPE today!
Whether you want to run in the race, volunteer, or simply make a donation, your participation will make a huge difference in Africa!

Event details and schedule

Thank you for pre-registering for the 2015 Race for HOPE
5K/10K and 1 Mile fun run at the Mariners' Museum Park.  
Fund raise and help us make a difference in the lives of children in Sierra Leone. Suggested fundraising goal per individual and/or family is $100. It is as simple as asking 10 friends for $10!
Team:  Free race registration for up to 10 members from each fundraising team that raises $1,000+.  Turn in all monies on or before the day of the race and you will receive recognition and a prize on race day!
Prior to arriving at the race on Saturday morning, please read the following:
- Registered runners (that means you) should pick up their race package on Friday, August 28th at Crunch Fitness Newport News, 12255 Hornsby Lane, Newport News, VA  23602 from Noon to 5pm.
Day-of-Event: Bib pick up will be available at the Race Tents (look for the Share HEART in Africa logo on the tent) at the Mariners' Museum Park beginning at 7:00 a.m. We highly encourage all runners to pick up their bibs on Friday.
- The 10K will begin at 8:00 a.m.

-The 1 mile and 1/2 Mile fun run/walk at 8:30a.m.

-The 5K at 9:30am. Please allocate plenty of time to arrive.
- All racers will sign a waiver prior to obtaining their bib. If you are under 18, you must have a legal guardian to co-sign the waiver with you.
- Please wear appropriate running shoes.
- There will be water stops/hand off around the route and at the finish line.  Please hydrate adequately beforehand, carb load and get plenty of sleep.
- Racers will run once around a loop to the finish line. 
We are really looking forward to this event. Travel safe and we'll see you on Saturday, August 29th. 
Thank you for your support,

Saffiatu Harper
Share HEART in Africa, Inc.
(757) 358-7648

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