10th Annual Ovarian & Gynecologic Cancers 5k

5K

Event Date

Sat, Sep 16, 2017

Address

Rochester, NY

Pricing

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9th Annual Ovarian & Gynecologic Cancers 5k

$20 $20 Register

10th Annual Ovarian & Gynecologic Cancers 5k

$20 $20 Register

About This Activity

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  • ONLINE REGISTRATION CLOSES 12:00PM, WEDNESDAY, 9/13/17
  • REGISTER IN PERSON Thursday and Friday at Medved's Pittsford Colony, 3400 Monroe Ave, Rochester, NY 14618 
  • RACE PACKET PICK UP - Friday, September 15, 10:00a.m. - 6:00p.m.  Medved's Running & Walking Outfitters, Pittsford Colony, 3400 Monroe Ave, Rochester, NY 14618  (585) 248-3420  
  • RACE DAY REGISTRATION STARTS AT 7:15a.m.

The 10th Annual Ovarian & Gynecologic 5k Race/Walk at Monroe Community College, is a USTAF Registered course. The event is officially timed by PCR Timing, water stations are on the course. There will be post-race awards, refreshments and fun for all!

Every woman is at risk for developing a gynecologic cancer. It is estimated that there will be about 98,280 new cases diagnosed and approximately 30,440 deaths from gynecologic cancers in the United States during 2015 (American Cancer Society).Help us draw attention to Gynecologic Cancers -  ovarian, cervical, uterine, vaginal, and vulvar, which pose significant threats to women’s health.


Race proceeds go to Cancer Wellness Connections, a Rochester area non-profit which provides free diversionary activities to more than 15,000 people annually who are receiving outpatient chemotherapy treatment at Rochester area hospitals. Activities include personal training, Reiki therapy, yoga and meditation, art therapy, manicures, crafts, games and snacks. Through your support you are helping improve the quality of life for people in our community.

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