Race Information

DATE: April 22, 2017

LOCATION: Clearfork

START TIMES (A.M.)

6:00am Registration Opens
7:30am Survivor Photo
7:50am Warm-up
8:00am 1-Mile Run/Walk
8:30am 5K Run/Walk
9:45am Survivor Parade
9:45am Recognition and Awards


Survivor, Volunteer and Expo areas open 6:00 a.m. - 11 a.m.

TYPES OF RACE REGISTRATION                                                                            

 Walk

Walk the route at your own pace with as many of your friends and family members as you like—the more the merrier! The atmosphere on the route is fun and celebratory with cheering crowds and the beautiful view of the Trinity River. There’s nothing quite like walking with people who share a common cause of ending breast cancer. Walk with us and be uplifted and inspired on April 22, 2017. Click here to register.

Run

 Whether you’ll be challenging the lead runners or jogging at your own pace, the Susan G. Komen Greater Fort Worth Race for the Cure® has something for everyone. Starting and ending at Clearfork, you’ll run a well-marked, scenic 5K route lined with cheering spectators. It’s fun, celebratory and truly inspirational. Click here to register. Winning runners in the following categories will receive recognition on our website:

  • Survivors
  • Women
  • Men

Survivors

You’ll find an incredible community of survivors and co-survivors at the Susan G. Komen Greater Fort Worth Race for the Cure®. Survivors and co-survivors gather to celebrate and support one another in an atmosphere of genuine camaraderie. It is their inspiring spirit that energizes us to continue the fight to end breast cancer forever. All breast cancer survivors (who choose to indicate as such at the time of registration) will receive a special pink Race bib as well as a pink Race T-shirt and hat. Click here to register.

On Race Day, survivors will be:

Kids for the Cure®

Kids are an important part of our lives. They have a special place in the Susan G. Komen Greater Fort Worth Race for the Cure®. When kids ages 0-17 register as Kids for the Cure®, they’ll receive their very own Race T-shirt and official Race bib and be eligible to race in the 5k or 1mile race. Competitive Kids for the Cure will have a chance to be timed in the 5k event. On Race Day, we’ll have a Kids for the Cure® Village with special activities including face painting and clowns. Parents/guardians — before you register: If you are registering to participate, you may add your kids to your registration during that process. Click here to register.

Paws for the Cure

Now you can walk the route at your own pace with your dog! A special bandana for your pooch will be provided. Leash and shot records are required. There’s nothing quite like walking with people who share a common cause of ending breast cancer. Walk with us and be uplifted and inspired on April 22, 2017. Click here to register.

Sleep in for the Cure®

Early mornings not your thing or are you not available on race day? Make a great impact on breast cancer while home and in your PJs. Register for Sleep In for the Cure® if you can’t make it to the Race on April 22nd. Snooze the day away in your stylish, but comfy Race T-shirt. Sleep In for the Cure participants who fundraise are able to earn great fundraising rewards. Click here to register.

AWARDS
Awards will be presented in 5K competitive race to:

Trophies will be awarded to:
Overall Female
Overall Male
Overall Master’s Female
Overall Master’s Male
Overall Female Survivor
Overall Male Survivor
 
Medals will be awarded to the first three places in these categories:
Women 12 and Under
Women 13 to 19
Women 20 to 24
Women 25 to 29
Women 30 to 34
Women 35 to 39
Women 40 to 44
Women 45 to 49
Women 50 to 54
Women 55 to 59
Women 60 to 64
Women 65 to 69
Women 70 and Over
Men 12 and Under
Men 13 to 19
Men 20 to 24
Men 25 to 29
Men 30 to 34
Men 35 to 39
Men 40 to 44
Men 45 to 49
Men 50 to 54
Men 55 to 59
Men 60 to 64
Men 65 to 69
Men 70 and Over

Overall Top Female and Male, and Top Three Breast Cancer Survivors, as well as Masters and Senior Masters.  Link to listing of all timed runners available within one week after Race at www.komengreaterfortworth.org

ARRIVE EARLY
Please plan to arrive early to allow plenty of time to park and enjoy the expo area. Allow ample time for possible traffic delays and parking entrance lines in the area due to the high volume of vehicles headed to the venue.

RACE PREPARATION
Weather conditions are unpredictable and it may be hot and humid on Race morning. Participants should arrive and remain properly hydrated and be prepared to run/walk 5K (3.1 miles).

RAIN OR SHINE
The Komen Greater Fort Worth Race for the Cure will occur rain or shine. We reserve the right to cancel in extreme circumstances. In the event, there will be no refunds; rather, your entry fee will be considered a donation to the Komen Greater Fort Worth Race for the Cure.

FOR YOUR SAFETY
For the safety of all participants, in-line skates will NOT be allowed on the course. Strollers, baby joggers and wagons are permitted, but you are asked to go to the back of the line for you and other participants safety. Thank you for your cooperation.

VOLUNTEERS
New and returning volunteers are encouraged to get involved. The first 250 volunteers to arrive on Race Day will receive a T-shirt in appreciation for their efforts. T-shirt sizes are not guaranteed and parking is not included.

HOTELS

The closest hotels are at I-20 (also called Loop820) and Bryant Irvin. 

Hampton Inn Cityview, 4799 SW Loop 820 - 817-346-7845

Holiday Inn Express Southwest, 4609 Citylake Blvd. - 817-292-4900

La Quinta Inn & Suites Southwest, 4900 Bryant-Irvin Rd. - 817-370-2700

*These hotels are a suggestion because of their proxomity to the race site and not necessarily recommended by Komen Greater Fort Worth. 

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Race Day Information

2017 Komen Greater Fort Worth Race for the CureŽ

Saturday, April 22 2017

at Clearfork in Fort Worth

5000 Clearfork Main St.

Fort Worth, TX 76107

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