The Rescue Run - East Tennessee 2013

Saturday, October 12, 2013  @ 9:00 am   •  5k, 5K & Kids Fun Run


Springbrook Recreation Center, 1537 Dalton St • Alcoa, TN 37701, Alcoa, TN    view map

Registration closed:

Online registration is closed, please register at the event.


RUN or WALK one of Knoxville's premier race events. Race features scenic 5K course, prizes for top finishers, great kids fun run, finish line expo and kids festival with activities and games for great family fun. Join us and take action with The Rescue Run, a national race series that raises global awareness and funds to help rescue orphans and break the cycle of poverty, HIV/AIDS, trafficking, prostitution and slavery in developing countries. Fundraise for The Rescue Run and your registration is FREE! Here's how: 1. Register as a FUNDRAISER (at no cost) 2. Ask friends and family to help support your race 3. When you raise $100 or more, your registration is FREE and you help rescue orphans


 T Shirt

 Goody Bag

 Event Timed

 Food and Drinks


 Kids' Activities




World Orphans works in 14 countries to advocate and fight against the dire problems of the 155 MILLION orphaned children around the globe - chronic disease, extreme poverty, hunger, HIV/AIDS, human trafficking, prostitution and slavery.

By stepping in to prevent, delay and rescue orphaned children, we can break these cycles, strengthen the local church, and transform entire communities. Together we can make a difference. Together we can rescue orphans and change the world.

Fundraising Progress
$15,000 (Goal)
$6,508 (raised)


Free parking at Pavilion on a first come, first-served basis. There is additional parking on the streets and surrounding schools and park areas.

Awards info:

Awards ceremony will follow 5K event and awards will be presented to: - The first three overall male & female finishers. - The first three age group finishers (male & female) in the following age categories: 12 & under, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 & over. - Goody bags will be awarded to all kids participating in the Kids Fun Run.

Additional info

For more information about The World Orphans Rescue Run, visit the official website

Online Registration

Online registration ends at 5:00 PM MST on Friday, October 11. You are allowed to sign up on race day for $35.

Packet pickup:

Packet pick-up & race registration will be available on race day at the Spring Brook Pavilion beginning at 7:45 am.

Registration info:

Register as a FUNDRAISER, pledge to raise $100, and your entry fee is FREE! Great prizes for the top 3 fundraisers. WANT TO DO MORE? - Donate and make a difference - Set up a fundraising page and sign up all your friends & family - Raise funds as a team or individual - Invite your friends via email or post to your Facebook account when you register - Ask your church or business to promote the race, form a team, and fundraise.





Online registration is closed, please register at the event.









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