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Fight the Bite 5K

Fight the Bite 5K Run &
1 Mile Fun Run Walk Wag

Saturday, October 6, 2018 ~ 8:00am
Veterans Park – Hoover, AL
Register Online:

How do I register for Fight the Bite 5K:
How to register or change your registration information [Click Here]
Register for the race and create a Team or Join a team and invite your friends!
How to Create a Team [Click Here]
How to Join a Team [Click Here]
List of Teams and Team Members [Click Here]
Fundraising Tips [Click Here]
Fundraise $200 and receive your entry fee back. Must register for the race and sign up as an individual fundraiser. Register your Team as a fundraiser as well and win Top Fundraising Team! [Click Here to Start]

Course Maps:
5K Course Map PDF [Click Here]

Entry Fees: [Click Here] 5K is Chip Timed by the Right Time timing company.
Cotton short sleeve T-shirts to first 200 to register.)
Sizes: Adult: S, M, L, XL, XXL, XXL, Youth Medium
Race t-shirts will be Performance Unisex T-shirt, Athletic Cut
Virtual Race t-shirts will be Softstyle Fashion Fit Unisex T-shirt
Register by September 26th to guarantee your t-shirt size.
Virtual Run must register by September 21st

What is included in Entry Fee:
* Race day t-shirt
* Lyme related swag
* Race bib (Virtual runners will not get a bib #).
* One free drawing ticket is included with your registration giving YOU the chance to win a 55” 4K TV! (Virtual runners not eligible).

Race Packet Pickup Information:
Pre-Race Packet Pickup and In-Person Registration:
Friday, October 6 2018 from 12:00pm – 6:00pm
Trak Shak – 280
East, 4700 US-280 #9,
Birmingham, AL 35242
[Directions | Map]

Race Day Location:
Veterans Park
4800 Valleydale Road
Hoover, AL 35242
[Directions | Map]

Race Day Agenda: October 6, 2018
7:00am – Registration Opens
7:30am – 5K Registration Closes
8:00am – 5K Start
8:45am – 1 Mile Fun Run Closes
9:00am – 1 Mile Fun Run Start
9:30am – 5K Awards

5K AWARDS
Top Overall Male and Female $100 cash
2nd Overall Male and Female $50 cash
3rd Overall Male and Female $25 cash
Medals for Top Male and Female (10 Year Age Groups)
Age groups (10 and under, 11-15, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39,40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80+)

Race Day Countdown:

POST RACE ACTIVITIES
Please be sure to join us after the race for prizes, awards ceremony, sponsor displays, and AWARENESS EXPO! 

PETS WELCOME
Must be on a leash. Pit Bulls, German Shepherds, and Dobermans NOT permitted per insurance regulations.
Pet owners are responsible for cleaning up if the pet needs to take care of “business”.
Pet owner regardless of participating in the event are responsible for the actions and behaviors of the pet when interacting with other pets and humans.

VIRTUAL RACE
Run your virtual Race solo, or grab the family, neighbors, and friends to join in with you. Choose to run/walk/wag at any location and time of day you want. We recommend joining in the fun on October 6th VIRTUALLY from your location. Be sure to share your selfies with us via Facebook!   As a virtual participant, you will receive a t-shirt, and Lyme related swag item. Your race swag & T-shirt will be mailed by September 28th (Those participating in the virtual race are not eligible for awards or raffles.)  Virtual Runners will need to register by September 21st. 

Bib Number Transfer and Cancellation Policy:
There are NO refunds of registration fees. Bib number transfers of registration must be completed by October 1, 2018. **If you need to make changes to your registration or transfer to another participant [Click Here] for instructions on how to change your registration. This event will occur rain or shine, warm or cold. We reserve the right to cancel in extreme circumstances. In that event, there will be no refunds, rather, your entry fee will be used as a donation to the Alabama Lyme Disease Association.

Register Online:

Race Benefits:  
The Alabama Lyme Disease Association is a non-profit 501(c)(3) that serves the community in Alabama (and beyond) through awareness, education, outreach, and research. As the central voice for patients affected by Lyme disease and other tick-borne illnesses in Alabama, it is our mission to educate those affected by tick-borne diseases, Caregivers, Healthcare Professionals and the General Public. We have partnered and will continue to partner, with researchers, legislative partners and medical providers to provide a voice for those affected through advocacy, education, science-based research, legislative change and patient/caregiver support.

Questions about Fight the Bite 5K? [Contact Us]

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Save the O’s 5K

Save the O’s 5K &
1 Mile Fun Run

August 11, 2018 ~ 8:00am

In Loving Memory of Lori Johnson

www.savetheos5k.com

Greystone Golf & Country Club
Hoover, AL

Race Benefits:
Norma Livingston Ovarian Cancer Foundation

2018 5K Results  5K Searchable Results

Register Online:

Race Information:

5K Course Map Online [Click Here]
5K Course Map PDF [Click Here] USATF Certificate AL13045JD
1 Mile Fun Run Map Online [Click Here]
1 Mile Fun Run Map PDF [Click Here]

Entry Fees:
(Cotton short sleeve T-shirts to first 250 to register.)
Sizes: Adult: S, M, L, XL, XXL, Youth Medium
PDF Of Race Application [Click Here]
Register by August 1st to be guaranteed a t-shirt!
Registered Ovarian Cancer Survivors will receive a Survivor Shirt

Race Day Countdown:

5K Entry Fees: (Team or Individual)
$25 – Early Registration – by June 30th
$30 – July 1st – July 31st
$35 – August 1st – Race day
5K Age based pricing for Kids 14 and younger – Less $5

1 Mile Fun Run:
$20 – Early Registration – by June 30th
$25 – July 1st – July 31st
$30 – August 1st – Race day
Fun Run Age based pricing for Kids 14 and younger – Less $5

SleepIn Option
$25 – Early Registration – by June 30th
$30 – July 1st – July 31st
$35 – August 1st – August 10th

Are you registered for Save the Os 5K? [Check here]

Would you like to be a Sponsor of Save the O’s 5K [Click Here]
Would you like to be a Vendor at Save the O’s 5K [Click Here]

Pre-Race Packet Pickup:
Wednesday, August 8th – 4:30pm – 7:00pm
Trak Shak Homewood
2839 18th St. South
Homewood, AL 35209
[Directions | Map]

Pre-Race Packet Pickup:
Thursday, August 9th – 5:30pm – 7:30pm
Greystone Golf & Country Club
Founders Clubhouse
4100 Greystone Dr.
Hoover, AL 35242
[Directions | Map]

Race Day Location:
Greystone Golf & Country Club

4100 Greystone Drive
Aquatic Complex
Hoover, AL 35242
[Directions | Map]
PDF – Driving Directions [Click Here]
PDF – Parking Information [Click Here]

August 11, 2018
6:30am – Registration Opens
7:00am – DJ and Food
7:30am – 5K Registration Closes
8:00am – 5K Start
9:00am – 1 Mile Fun Run Registration Closes
9:15am – 1 Mile Fun Run Start
9:30am – 5K Awards 

NOTE: Please be sure to bring a swimsuit and hang out at the Greystone Country Club swimming pool for the day. (Lifeguards will be on duty).  

5K & 1 Mile Fun Run Awards:
5K Overall Awards for:
Top Overall Male / Female  

5K Age Group Awards to:

Top Male / Female 10-year Group winners
(10 Year Age Groups)

0 to 14 15 – 19 20 – 29
30 – 39 40 – 49 50 – 59
60-69  70+  

1 Mile Fun Run Awards to:
Finisher medal for all children 12 and under.

Team Awards:
* Largest Team
* Team with most funds raised

Silent Auction Items: (Sample items)
Dinner for 4 at Perry’s
2 Night Stay at Cottage Eastside Gulf Shores
Landscaping & Lawn Care
Steamboat Springs Condo for 1 Week
Nick Saban limited edition Print 
Gus Malzahn Signed Picture
2 Night stay NC Mountain Cabin
2 Night stay GA Mountain Cabin
Andra Lucas Painting and Leather Art
Breakout Gift Card 
Vintage Wine Gift Basket
Many more items! 

How to wear your Race Bib Number [Click Here]
Racing 101 – what to do in a race [Click Here]
Running in the Heat [Click Here]
How to run through a Water Stop [Click Here]
The new rules of hydration [Click Here]

How to wear your Bib Number:
Please wear your Bib Number on the FRONT of your shirt during the race. [Example] Remember to bring your Bib Number Race day. No Bib Number means no recorded time in the 5K.

Bib Number Transfer and Cancellation Policy:
There are NO refunds of registration fees.  If you wish to change from Fun Run to 5K or be added to a team, please log in to your registration profile and make the updates there. [How to make changes] If you wish to transfer your registration to another person, please log in to your registration profile and make the updates there.  There are NO bib number transfers of registration after August 5th.

NOTE: This event will occur rain or shine, warm or cold. We reserve the right to cancel in extreme circumstances. In that event, there will be no refunds, rather, your entry fee will be used as a donation to Norma Livingston Ovarian Cancer Foundation (501c3).

Register Online Run Sign Up:

Race Benefits:
Norma Livingston Ovarian Cancer Foundation
www.nlovca.org

The Norma Livingston Ovarian Cancer Foundation (NLOCF) is committed to improving the survival rate and quality of life for women with ovarian cancer by raising awareness and promoting education about ovarian cancer. We also raise money through various events that help fund research. To date, we have donated almost $1,000,000 for ovarian cancer research. More information about the Norma Livingston Ovarian Cancer Foundation:. www.nlovca.org

*Interested in donating or sponsoring?
Jennifer Johnson [Email Jennifer]

Or Visit: www.nlovca.org

Questions about Save the O’s 5K? [Contact Us]

2017 Save the O’s 5K Results Click Here

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