Run For The Stripes 5K

5K, 1 Mile, Other

Event Date

Sat, Nov 12, 2016


Philadelphia, PA


Activity Today Later

Running-5K - Individual Age group/open

$30 $30 Closed

Walking-1 Mile - Individual Age group/open

$20 $20 Closed

Running-Virtual Option - You pick Distance /Day/ Pace [tshirt will be mailed to you] - Individual

$25 $25 Closed

About This Activity

Please join us for the 5th annual Run For The Stripes 5K run/walk at the Philadelphia Zoo to raise awareness and funds for research for neuroendocrine (NET) cancers, a rare and hard to diagnose cancer. Proceeds from the race go to NET research to find better treatment options and hopefully a cure for this rare cancer. And when you sign up for the race your entry fee includes admission to the Philadelphia Zoo for the day.

Event details and schedule

Run For The Stripes 5k run/1 mile walk at the Philadelphia Zoo on November 12, 2016.  5K starts at 8:15am and the 1 mile walk starts at 8:30am. Entry fee includes admission to the Philadelphia Zoo for the day.  Parking at the zoo $16. Race day registration (11/12) at the Philadelphia Zoo 7:00 - 8:15am, $40.  Packet pick up Nov. 11, Friday at Philadelphia Runner, 3621 Walnut Street 3:00 - 6:00pm and at the Philadelphia Zoo the morning of the race. Race held rain or shine.  Sorry no refunds. Interested in volunteer opportunities or have questions, contact the Race Director, Jan, at or visit

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