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Sickle Cell 5000 5K Run/Walk

Sickle Cell 5000 5K Run WalkSaturday, September 28, 7am-12pm – Tropical Park Stadium, 7900 Southwest 40th Street, Miami

Help break the sickle cycle! Register for the Sickle Cell 5000 Run/Walk September 28, 2013 at Tropical Park. Have you registered for the Sickle Cell 5000? Is your Team ready for the Team Challenge? Calling all churches, corporations, Greek organizations, and community organizations to get your teams together and ready to compete! This race will feature the fastest runners in South Florida as well as teams and groups from throughout the South Florida running community in a world-class 5K road race through beautiful Tropical Park with the final stretch a 400m lap inside the stadium on the rubber track in front of cheering fans! Runners and walkers of ALL LEVELS are welcome and supported for this event. There will also be a kids race of 100 meter for 2-4 year olds and 400 meters for 5-10 year olds on the track after the 5K race. The post-race party will be filled with music, food, drinks, awards and healthy activities for the whole family.  There will be ZICO coconut water, Gatorade Endurance products, water, fruit and other food to refuel and hydrate with! Most importantly, your participation will help raise funds in the research and treatment of Sickle Cell trait and disease in your local community through education and advocacy.  Help spread the word and make this event a powerful tool of change. All participants receive a premium race shirt and entrance to the post-race party. Post-race party featuring live entertainment, food, drinks and giveaways from their sponsors and partners. Registration is $30.