Blazer Bolt for Brain Cancer 5K

Sat October 23, 2021 Homewood, AL 35209 US RaceJoy Ready


8:00AM CDT - 10:00AM CDT

Fun Run

9:00AM CDT - 10:00AM CDT
18th St South
Homewood, AL US 35209


T shirts were delivered on  Tuesday October 19 2021 and we are working to mail them out.

Given the wonderful turn out with  534 participants registered as of WED October 20 2021  and despite having ordered additional T shirts , we have  RUN OUT OF T SHIRTS-  but we are hopeful we can order additional shirts AFTER  our event weekend and will let participants know more as we learn more.

The additional cost paid to have T shirt mailed covers the cost of mailing

 Acquisition for T shirts by race day is on  Friday Oct 22 2021 from 12 noon to 6 pm  at Packet Pick up

 PACKET & T SHIRT PICK UP :Friday, October 22 from 12-6pm Trak Shak S 18th St Homewood AL

RACE Route (same route Retro Run)


We will be running an in person event in 2021 .  5K, Fun Run & Survivor's Walk.  The Survivor's Walk will take place at 9:20AM for all Survivors of Brain Cancer.  There is no need to register for the Survivor's Walk. 

All awards will be based off CHIP TIME at the live race


Run your local 5k or 1 mile route or create your own!

Submit your  personal  race time results  directly into RunSignUp. Submit your photos at the time you submit your personal race time results

Virtual results will be accepted starting Friday, October 22, 2021 until Sunday, October 24, 2021.

Blazer Bolt  Inc : a 501(c)(3) (Tax Exempt # 47-4030497)   

Click Here to Submit Your Results

Virtual Athletes may pick up their race materials in person at Packet Pick Up or elect to pay the shipping fee to have your materials shipped to you at the time of registration.

Entry fee is non-refundable. 

Gratefully, Blazer Bolt Inc 

Funds Raised/Donations:  continue to  directly benefit  patients of the University of Alabama Birmingham  (UAB) Division of Neuro Oncology and Children's of Alabama Neuro Oncology.   

DONATIONS  may be written out to: Blazer Bolt Inc. 501(c)(3) ID # 47-4030497 & mailed to 

Blazer Bolt for Brain Cancer

c/o  Shirley Gibbs

UAB Division of Neuro Oncology

510 20th Street South

Faculty Office Tower 1020

Birmingham, AL 35294


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Interactive Race Day Experience with RaceJoy

Live Phone Tracking, GPS Progress Alerts and Cheers!

We are providing you with RaceJoy as part of the official race experience for the Blazer Bolt for Brain Cancer 5K.

Download the RaceJoy mobile app in advance to ensure proper phone setup. Invite your friends and family to track you and send you cheers!

Some key RaceJoy features include:

GPS Progress Alerts

  • Receive continual progress updates as you complete your goal.

Live GPS Tracking

  • Remote spectators can track your progress live in a map view. You can also track others.


  • Receive supportive audio cheers from remote friends & family.

Virtual Results (virtual events only)

  • Enter your race-assigned bib number to automatically submit your finish data for real-time scored results.
To use RaceJoy, you must carry your phone and activate tracking on the day you complete your race.
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