Frank Shorter Race 4 Kids' Health

April 14, 2013  @ 9:00 AM   •  5K Run/Walk and Culinary Event

City and state:

Broomfield, CO

Address:

1STBANK Center, 11450 Broomfield Lane    view map

Registration closed:

Thank you for your interest in registering for the Frank Shorter RACE4Kids' Health. Online registration is now closed. Registration is available at Road Runner Sports (10436 Town Center Drive 300, Westminster, CO 80020) on Saturday, April 13 from 9:30 p.m. to 12:00 p.m. or on race day beginning at 7:30 a.m.

Description:

Join Olympic Gold Medalist, Frank Shorter at the 4th annual Frank Shorter RACE4Kids' Health 5K and Healthy Kids' Expo. Help spread the message, "Healthy is the New Happy for Kids!" Proceeds benefit Healthy Learning Paths, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit partnership of medical and educational professionals, who empower children with wellness strategies for success in health, learning, and life. Your participation brings our Be Well, Learn Well school wellness programs to more Colorado children. This is more than a 5K, it's a movement for the health of all kids. Don't miss the Healthy Kids' Expo before and after the race where kids and families experience FUN, health activities from local businesses! Alex's 1K honors Alexander Welch and promotes education to prevent meningococcal disease. This is a FREE walk/run for the entire family. Other FREE events include the favorite Diaper Dash and Applebee's Buzz! Look out for the Bee buzzing around the arena of the 1STBANK CENTER. Bring your family for friendly competitions, prizes, and surprises for the young and young at heart. What do runners say about this event, "The Frank Shorter RACE4Kids' Health has the best food and the most family fun of any race!" Learn more at Healthy Learning Paths

Course description:

Beautiful 5K route in Broomfield around 1STBANK CENTER area.

Course maps:

 Course map  

Directions to start:

The 5K and Alex's 1K start outside on the street on the West side of the 1STBANK CENTER. All races finish inside the arena of the 1STBANK CENTER! The Diaper Dash and Applebee's Buzz start and finish inside the arena of the 1STBANK CENTER.

Parking:

FREE Parking is available in the parking structure (RTD). Volunteers and police will direct participants to enter through the North entrance off Transit Way.

Awards info:

5K Awards
  • Top overall male and female receive medals, $250 cash prize, and gift
  • 2nd and 3rd overall male and female receive medals, gift certificates, and prizes
  • Top three male and female in each age category as follows: 8 & Under, 9 - 13, 14 - 19, 20 - 29, 30 - 39, 40 - 49, 50 - 59, 60-69, 70 & Over receive race medals, gift, and gift cards
  • Top overall Team (teams are comprised of four people with combined fastest time) Top winning teams will win medals and $200 to donate to the nonprofit of their choice.
  • 1K Awards
  • Top three boys and girls overall finishers
  • Additional Info:

    Program: 7:30 am Registration and Packet Pick Up 8:00 am - 12:00 pm Healthy Kids' Expo 8:00 am Welcome, Warm Up 9:00 am Timed 5K Run/Walk - electronic chip timing 10:00 am Alex's1K Run/Walk - Free and Fun for All Ages 10:30 am Awards Ceremony 10:45 am Applebee's Buzz (100 yd) 3-5 year olds 11:00 am Diaper Dash (60 ft) - 2 years and under with adult 11:15 am Frank Shorter Runners' Clinic - Reaching your personal best at the BoulderBOULDER - Kids and Adults

    USATF Certified Course:

    Provided by Race Measure

    Chip/Tag Timing:

    Professional chip/tag timing Provided by Hallucination Sports

    About Healthy Learning Paths

    Explore...Excite...Empower Imagine your children as scientists on a journey to explore the brain, heart, a happy attitude, and more! Your young scientists are captivated by how the body works. Excitement grows as children engage in health labs where they discover powers to make choices that keep their bodies healthy and minds happy. Healthy is the New Happy for Kids! Healthy Learning Paths is a 501(c)3 nonprofit that empowers children by teaching wellness strategies for success in health, learning, and life through our Be Well, Learn Well school programs. Bring a program to your school today. Your child will thank you with a happy and healthy attitude!

    Packet pickup:

    Two great options for packet pickup:

    • Advance Packet Pickup
      • Saturday, April 13 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. at Road Runner Sports, 10436 Town Center Drive #300, Westminster, CO 80021
    • Race Day
      • Starting at 7:30 a.m.

     

    Registration info:

    5K Fees: Early Bird Adult: $25 before 3/08/13, Adult: $30 3/09/13 - 4/12/13, Kids 14 Under: $15
    Note: Race day add $5 to each category. 5K Registration includes post race full breakfast, race bag, Frank Shorter Runners' clinic, and great race t-shirt. Healthy Kids' Expo, Alex's 1K, Buzz, and Diaper Dash are FREE(without T-shirt)!

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    Thank you for your interest in registering for the Frank Shorter RACE4Kids' Health. Online registration is now closed. Registration is available at Road Runner Sports (10436 Town Center Drive 300, Westminster, CO 80020) on Saturday, April 13 from 9:30 p.m. to 12:00 p.m. or on race day beginning at 7:30 a.m.

     

     

     

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