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.
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.
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
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
1 Mile and ½ Mile participants will receive a race t-shirt (youth size) on race day.