Backpack Run

BACKPACK RUN
5K and Fun Run
August 17, 2014

Join us for the 3rd annual Backpack Run at beautiful Cook Park in Tigard for a positive, energized event for the whole family. This community event benefits at-risk girls and boys by providing sturdy new backpacks and school supplies to those who might otherwise start school without the supplies they need to succeed.

Online registration is now closed, but we still want to see you at the Backpack Run.  Race day registration begins at 7:30am.  See you at Cook Park on August 17th.

Race results will be posted here after the race.  >>

THE DETAILS
Where: Cook Park, Tigard (map)
When: Sunday, August 17th, 2014
Who: All are welcome! Run or walk at your own pace to put a smile on a child’s face.
Why: To help kids start school on the right foot. To deliver new backpacks and supplies to at-risk children and youth.

RACE SCHEDULE
7:30am Registration and packet pick-up
9:00am 5K Timed Run/Walk
10:00am One Mile Kids Challenge
10:20am 1/2 Mile Kids Dash
10:30am Prizes and Awards

RACE HIGHLIGHTS
Music, face painting, food and drinks, beautiful wooded race route.

5K TIMED RUN/WALK
$35 – Race day registration

AGE 17 AND UNDER (5K RUN/WALK)
$20 – Race day registration

First 300 5K registrants will receive a canvas tote bag.  Please register early.

KIDS 1 MILE CHALLENGE AND KIDS ½ MILE DASH
$10
1 Mile and ½ Mile participants will receive a race t-shirt (youth size) on race day.

Thank you to our generous race sponsors.

Gold Sponsor
NW PUBLIC AFFAIRS

Silver Sponsors
INDIGO TRADERS
JARMON CONSULTING
MULTNOMAH VILLAGE DENTAL CARE
ROAD RUNNER SPORTS
SOLEIL MEDICAL SPA

UMPQUA BANK

Bronze Sponsors
OREGON ASSOCIATION OF NATUROPATHIC PHYSICIANS

PALOMA CLOTHING
REEF ADVENTURES
SCHNITZER STEEL

 

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