Pink Army 5k & One Mile Fun Walk
Event Date(s)Begins: October 15, 2017 7:45 am
Ends: October 15, 2017 10:00 am
Location:Florida Hospital Flagler
60 Memorial Medical Parkway
Palm Coast, FL 32164
Join the Pink 5K and help promote breast cancer awareness, education and screening by running or walking in the 7th annual Pink 5K run/walk and pet-friendly One-Mile Fun Walk on Sunday morning, Oct. 15, in Palm Coast.
The Pink 5K chip-timed race is hosted by Florida Hospital Flagler in partnership with the City of Palm Coast and the Florida Hospital Flagler Foundation, and it is being presented by the Flagler/Palm Coast News-Tribune. Other partners include Flagler Schools, the Flagler County Sheriff’s Office and PAL, the United Way Women United Flagler Chapter, Palm Coast & the Flagler Beaches and the Flagler County Economic Opportunity Council.
The Pink 5K will start at 7:45 a.m. at Florida Hospital Flagler, 60 Memorial Medical Parkway, Palm Coast, and run toward Royal Palms Parkway and back. The non-timed One-Mile “Pink Out Your Pup” Fun Walk will begin at 8:30 a.m. There will also be a Kids Fun Run.
Awards will be given to overall first-place male and female winners, as well as first-, second- and third-place runners in 17 age groups. Teams will also be recognized for the most enthusiasm and participation. The awards ceremony will follow the 5K race.
It’s time now to register, at www.palmcoastgov.com/Pink5K. Entry fees and registration deadlines are as follows:
- $25 online and in-person advance registration – closes 5 p.m. Oct. 1
- $30 regular registration Oct. 2-13
- $35 day-of-race registration (cash only)– 6:30-7:30 a.m. Oct. 15 at Florida Hospital Flagler
- $10 Student rate (K -12)
- $25 One-Mile Fun Walk
T-shirts will be available while supplies last. Water stations will be available along the route, and refreshments will be served at the awards ceremony. Packet pickup will be 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 12 and 13 at Palm Coast City Hall, 160 Lake Ave. and on race day beginning at 6:30 a.m. at Florida Hospital Flagler.
All proceeds will go toward assisting qualified patients in our community who are in need, helping to pay for mammograms, breast ultrasounds, stereotactic breast biopsies, education and other specific diagnostic services to aid in the early detection of breast cancer.
Event Website: http://racesmith.com/races/PinkArmy5K.html
Event Contact: 386-986-2323