Lise and Faith Memorial Run

5K, 10K, 1K

Event Date

Sat, Aug 16, 2014


Puyallup, WA

About This Activity

On May 27, 2011 Lise Marie Palmer and her unborn baby, Faith, went for a run while on a family vacation.  They were tragically hit by a car and killed instantly.  Lise lived her life for God and her family; parents, Craig & Cathy, husband Ryan and sons Ray and Mac.  Lise enjoyed running and living a healthy lifestyle.  We honor her memory by doing this annual run, giving back to others as she always tried to do.  Friends and family of the Macadangdang's and Palmer's thank you in advance for your support.

"When you walk, your steps will not be hampered, when you run, you will not stumble."

Recipient:  All proceeds of the Lise and Faith Memorial Run will go to the recipients of the run, a family or person/person's in need.  We are partnered with the I.M.O. Foundation (In Memory Of), a 501c3 non-profit organization that was developed to assist men, women and children impacted by the burden of a sudden tragedy.

August 16, 2014, join us for our 4th annual run at Heritage Park Recreation Center, Puyallup WA.  

Visit our Facebook page: Lise and Faith Memorial Run, or, for more info; pictures of our recipient and our past events.

Our 2014 Recipient:  We are excited to announce our 2014 Recipient,

Cora Cordi!  

Cora lives in Des Moine, WA. with her husband and two daughters, ages 9 and 11.  Cora is a nurse who works at Good Sam hospital in Puyallup while fighting stage 4 cancer.  Cora was diagnosed with breast cancer 5 years ago, then the cancer returned in June, 2012, where the tumors have spread into her liver, lungs and some bones.  She has been receiving chemo treatments since this time.

Please register today to walk or run and give back to Cora and her family.  All proceeds will go to Cora to help off set the expense of treatments not covered under her insurance and other medical bills.


Past Lise and Faith Run Recipients:

2011 - Lise's husband, Ryan, and son's Ray and Mac

2012 - Audra Brown (a daughter, wife, mother of 3 children and now cancer free!)

2013 - Damonick Kunz (a happy 7 year old and ready to have his cancer free party!)

Event details and schedule

Chip Timing by Budu Racing LLC.  Run Results will be posted at the run and at

Saturday, August 16, 2014, Day of Event Schedule:

7:00-8:30 AM ~ Pick up t-shirts/Bibs and Registration

8:15 AM ~ Pre-run warm-ups

8:30 AM ~ Announcements and opening ceremony

9:00 AM ~ Chip timed 10K begins

9:05 AM ~ Chip timed 5K begins

9:45 AM ~ 1K Walk begins

10:15 AM ~ "Free" Kid's Fun Run begins (ages 13 and under)

*Early packet pick up will be held on Friday, August 15, 6:30-8:00 PM, at Sunrise Elementary, Puyallup Washington.

*IMPORTANT:  You must register no later than Friday, August 8th, to receive a run t-shirt.  No extra t-shirts will be ordered.

Awards:  Medals will be awarded once all runs are completed, approximately 10:30 AM.

Medals will be awarded for:

  • 5K First Place Female
  • 5K First Place Male
  • 10K First Place Female
  • 10K First Place Male

Important:  Each person registered must sign the waiver that is included with registration process.

Lake Chelan, WA, Weekend Getaway!  Register today and enter our drawing!

With your registration your name will be entered into a drawing, giving you a chance to win a weekend getaway for two to Lakeside Lodge and Suites in Chelan, WA.  A huge Thank you to Lakeside and Suites for their generous donation!  The winner will be announced and awarded on the day of run at Heritage Park Recreation Center.

Your registration enters you into a drawing to win one of five pairs of running shoes donated by our sponsor, South Sound Running in Puyallup, WA.

Our Sponsors and donations:

Infinity NW

South Sound Running

Lisa Lovely Photography

Northwest Football Factory

Evercare Massage Therapy

IMO Foundation

Lakeside Lodge and Suites, Chelan

Kind Bars

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