8th Annual Teal Ribbon 5k: Race Against Time
|Sunday, May 27, 2012
Fairmount Park / Location:Please Touch Museum
4231 Avenue of the Republic
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19131
Event Organizer Website
Start your Memorial Day by participating in the Annual Teal Ribbon 5K run/walk. Well organized, beautiful well marked course, great food & prizes. This is a USATF Certified Course in beautiful Fairmount Park. It is a fast, flat 5K on paved roads.
Please note: T-shirts will be available in limited quantities on race day, with no size guarantee. Post race refreshments.
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Race Day Registration
Begins at 7:00 AM across the street from the Please Touch Museum ( Belmont Ave and Avenue of the Republic - formerlly known as North Concourse Drive). Race Day Registration - $27.00, Children 6-12 - $20.00, children under 5 - FREE.
Race Day Schedule
7:00 AM - 8:30 AM - Pre-Reg. pick-up & Race Day Registration 8:15 AM - Warm-up with Sandy Weston of Weston Fitness 8:30 AM - 5K Run Start 8:35 AM- 5K Walk Start 9:15 - Teal Racers - Kid's Fun Run (tentative time) 9:30 AM - Awards Ceremony
Pre-Race Packet Pick-up -Saturday, May 19
Saturday, May 19, 12:00 p.m-3:00p.m. Philadelphia Runner, Glen Eagle Square 571 Wilmington West Chester Pike, Glen Mills, PA
Pre-Race Packet Pick-up - Sunday, May 20
Sunday, May 20 from 12:00 p.m.-3:00p.m. Dick's Sporting Goods, Metroplex Shopping Center 2430 Chemical Road, Plymouth Meeting, PA
Pre-Race Packet Pick-up - Friday, May 25
Friday, May 25 from 11:00a.m.-2:00p.m. Philadelphia Runner, Center City 16th & Sansom Streets, Philadelphia, PA
Cash Awards will be given to the top 5 males/females, $150, $100, $75,$50 and $25. A special award will be given to the 1st Ovarian Cancer Survivor to cross the finish line. Awards will be given to the top 3 in ten year age groups, 12 & under through 70 & over. ** Awards will not be mailed**
Teal Racers - Kid's Fun Run
Teal Racers - Kid's FUN Run for children 9 and under. Registration begins at the Teal Ribbon 5k on May 27 at 7:00 AM. Registration forms can be downloaded at www.trocrf.org and will be available at the run/walk. Dash distance will vary based on age. The fee is $3.00/per child.
Free and easy parking available.