Wings For Life Run

Event Date

Sun, Mar 15, 2015


Umpqua, OR

About This Activity

All profits go The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.

Come enjoy a Sunday evening of fun at the scenic Henry Estate Vineyards! Prepare for the big race by runnning the Half Marathon! Flat dirt and compacted gravel walk/run for the 1M, 5K, and 10K. Mild hills for the 10K and Half Marathon partly on asphalt county road. 

Event details and schedule

Enjoy an evening of food and fun, make it a date, & or prepare for the big race!!!Walk/Run Location: Henry Estate Vineyards on Sunday March 15th , 2015. (Address- 687 Hubbard Creek Rd , Umpqua, Oregon. USA -97486)

1 M, 5 K and 10 K and Half Marathon Fun walk/Run -All benefits go to Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, supporting cancer patients and their families.

Registration Fees:-
1 K: - $10 - Ages less than 10 years. $15- For ages 10 years and older.

5 K: - $20 per person, $30 for couples.

10 K: - $25 per person, $40 for couples.

Half Marathon :- $ 40 per person.

($15 extra for adult Tech T-shirt, $12 for children less than 10),

Download a registration form at,)

Medals and Prizes will be presented to the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place finishers in each group. Trophies will be presented to the top male and female finishers in the 5K and 10K and Half marathon. For more information, email Anna, at or call (541) 499-1902. Mail forms to –Wings for Life Run, P O box 655, Canyonville, Oregon. 97417. Checks payable to- The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS).

Wheel Chair Access available

1.00 pm - 1 mile and Half Marathon. 2.00 pm -5K and 10K, Raffle tickets, food and other fun activities.

 Course - dirt road mixed with gravel for 1K, 5K and 10 K, will be runing through the Vineyard.

County road for the Half Marathon with short hill in one section, will be going in a nearly 1x1x1x1 mile square beautiful course three times and end on the dirt road.

Arrival at least one hour before the event. See course schedule.

Waivers need to be signed before the race (available on active).

Parking available in the area.

Wear usual running wear (after checking weather )

After the run stay for food and drinks.

 Gels and sports drinks will be provided. If you need special gels, please email us and we will try to accomodate you.

Course details:- All races start and finish at the same point. First half of the 5K course is common to 5K/10K and Half Marathon.

1 Mile (1.00 pm) - Run straight along the beautiful Umpqua river and double back at the ½ mile mark to the Finish.

 5K(2.00 pm)- Run on low impact compacted dirt, and gravel and grassy area along the grape trellis and vegetable patch course twice to Finish.

 10K(2.00 pm)- Course runs along the 5 K track for the initial 1.5 mile, then turns right into the asphalt Hubbard creek road (watch out for cars!), runs anticlockwise for 2.35 miles on Melqua road and doubles back to the Finish. Volunteers will be there to guide road traffic.

Half Marathon (1.00 pm)- Course starts in the compacted dirt/ grass and turns the same way as the 10K turn right at 1.5 miles to Hubbard road at the entrance of Henrys estate Winery. Half marathoners will run the scenic course anticlockwise to Melqua road and then to Iverson road in a rectangular course three times, and end at the Finish.

Parking:- Plenty of parking available behind the main building to the right.Runners and walkers at all levels are welcome.

 Raffle tickets with great prizes, 4 lucky winners get to go home with
2  $ 100 worth prizes for $5 tickets, and 2 $50 dollars worth prizes for $2  tickets.

Prizes (generously provided by Pinnacle Health care and nursing homes) include,

1. 50 mins Sports massage at 7 feathers spa in Canyonville.

2. Fitbit charge fitness tracket.

3. Polar wrist heart rate monitor.

4. Misfit sleep monitor & pedometer.

Prizes and trophies for winners in each catergory.

Don't miss the fun!!!!

 Parking is available and energy bars and gels with water and gatorade and bananas provided. Will try to accommodate gluten free/ dairy free if informed ahead of time.

Beautifully and painstakenly hand crafted glass decoration pieces available for purchase for 20 and 30 dollars depending on the size. First come first serve.


Noon - 12.30pm - Registration

12.30pm- 12.40pm - Introduction to the Guests of Honor-Chris Goodwin and Tom Leahy. ( 5 min. each)

12.40 pm- 12.50pm - Assignment of shirts and bibs and race bags

12.50pm -12.55pm - Course description for runners

1.00 pm - One mile and Half marathon start

2.00 pm - 5K and 10K races start

5.00pm - Course closes, raffle tickets can be bought for $2 or $5, Items for sale

5.15 pm or sooner if done early - Raffle prizes announcement.

Food - Sumptous Bread, pasta with red or white sauce, vegan option available for purchase for $7.Pair it with the wonderful wine from Henry Estate Vineyards.

Rest rooms- in main building and Porta potty in the winery and bathroom in the church in Iverson street.

Photographs- are free and posted on facebook in the next few days.

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