7:30 a.m. Registration Opens
8:30 a.m. 15K Run
8:35 a.m. Kids Fun Run
8:45 a.m. Blessing and Dove Release Ceremony
9:00 a.m. 5K Run and Walk
9:30 a.m. Post-race Party Begins
10:30 a.m. Sponsor and Ambassador Recognition and Awards Ceremony
There will be a Packet Pick-Up on Friday, September 16th 2016 from 12 noon to 6pmat Scheels in the Southern Hills Mall (4480 Sergeant Rd). Pick up your packet and shirt if you have registered by September 1st, 2016.
We strongly encourage you to pick up your packet on Friday, September 16th if possible, if not, Race day registration and packet pick-up will begin at 7:30 a.m. at the shelter house at:
There will be activities for children between 9 and 11 a.m. near the Welcome Center. Face painting, games, door prizes and more. Kids can run the 1K at 8:35 and then enjoy these activities. Please make sure your child is accompanied by a responsible friend, parent or guardian.
Pledges and donations are very much appreciated. We encourage you to seek donations from your family and circle of friends and co-workers. These gifts can honor you as a participant; or they may honor someone the donor wishes to celebrate or remember. Donations and pledges are also welcome on the day of the event. Please check with your human resources department at work to apply for corporate matching funds! Set a personal goal of raising $150.
Registration and donations can be made online at nylencancercenter.com or by printing a pledge form here or picking one up at the Cancer Center.
Please have checks made payable to June E. Nylen Cancer Center. Please bring your completed pledge sheet(s) with donations and matching funds forms to the Cancer Center by Friday, September 16 or to the packet pick-up area on the morning of the event. Photocopies of pledge and registration forms are accepted. The June E. Nylen Cancer Center is a 501(c)(3) tax exempt not-for-profit corporation. Pledges and donations are tax deductible to the extent provided by law.
If the Race for Hope event is cancelled due to circumstances beyond our control, no refunds will given. Your fee or sponsorship is then considered a tax deductible contribution to the June E. Nylen Cancer Center.
Survivors may have the word “survivor” printed on the back of their shirt (see registration form).
The Race for Hope has a long history of providing special bibs for participants to honor a survivor or remember someone lost to cancer. These bibs will be provided again this year at packet pick up and Race day. If you are walking or running with a group to honor or remember a survivor, please let us know your team/group’s name by adding it to your registration form.