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Blazer Bolt for Brain Cancer 5K (Eufaula, AL)

EVENTS
  • Running: 5K
  • Running: 1 Mile Fun Run
RACE DATE
Saturday, October 24, 2015
REGISTRATION WEBSITE
Address
333 East Broad Street
CITY
Eufaula
STATE/TERR
Alabama
Zip
36027
COUNTRY
USA
Description

  Blazer Bolt is a 501c3 organization whose annual event is the Blazer Bolt for Brain Cancer. This race was created entirely to support those who are battling brain cancer. All proceeds will directly benefit the University of Alabama Birmingham Division of Neuro Oncology for research of adult and pediatric brain cancer as well as patient support services. Patients, family, and friends will enjoy a flat, fast 5 K course through the scenic Homewood neighborhoods in late autumn starting at 8 AM.  A 1 mile walk/fun run will begin at 9 AM.  Chip timing for instant results will be provided by DG Racing.  Race announcer, Rick Journey will provide pre and post race announcements and race awards. Overall Male & Female, Master’s Male & Female, and Top Three in each Age Group (every 5 years from age 10 to 75+) will receive a unique hand crafted piece of pottery created by elite marathon runner, Pablo Sierra.   The top 3 female and male in the 1 mile will each also receive a hand crafted piece of pottery. Participants will enjoy access to   expertise information and sample a unique recipe created by oncologist and chef, Dr. Luis F. Pineda MD, founder of Cooking with Cancer.  Performance-wear short sleeved T- shirts with sizes selected at the time of registration are designed here in Birmingham. Team registration is encouraged. We are ever thankful to all the participants, team members, family, friends, and volunteers who helped our first race register over 419 participants in addition to over 25 individual teams for our inaugural race on October 25 2014.

Prior to August 242015        August 24-October 23 2015         On RaceDay October 24 2015

Individual         $30                               $35                                                       $40

 1 mile               $20                                $25                                                       $30

 

Chip timing, instantaneous race results provided by DG  racing   

Registration will be open the day of the race up to gun time provided by DG racing

Packet pickup Individuals & Teams Friday October 23rd 2015 at Trak Shak: noon till 6 pm

Water stations  at the start, finish, and midway through the course

Portable toilets at start/finish

 

Donations may be written out to:

“Blazer Bolt for Brain Cancer”

 

They may be mailed to:

Blazer Bolt for Brain Cancer

c/o  Shirley Gibbs

UAB Division of Neuro Oncology

510 20th Street South

Faculty Office Tower 1020

Birmingham, AL 35294

 

 

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