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THE 5th Annual Blazer Bolt for Brain Cancer is Saturday, OCTOBER 20, 2018
5K at 8 AM1 mile fun run 9 AM
Blazer Bolt is a 501c3 organization Tax Exempt # 47-4030497 whose annual event is the Blazer Bolt for Brain Cancer. This race was created entirely to support those who are battling brain cancer. All proceeds will directly benefit the University of Alabama Birmingham Division of Neuro Oncology and Children's of Alabama Neuro Oncology for research of adult and pediatric brain cancer as well as patient support services. Patients, family, and friends will enjoy a flat, fast 5K course through the scenic Homewood neighborhoods in late autumn starting at 8 AM. A 1 mile walk/fun run will begin at 9 AM. Chip timing for instant results for the 5K will be provided by DG Racing. Overall Male & Female, Overall Master’s Male & Female and First Male and First Female Winner in each Age Group ( every five years from age 15 to 70+ ) will receive prizes. Over all Female and Male 5 K winners in age groups of 7-10 and 11-14 will also be awarded. No duplication of awards. This year's participants will again enjoy access to the expertise of oncologist and chef, Dr. Luis Pineda MD founder of Cooking with Cancer.
Team registration is encouraged!
PRIOR to August 20 2018 August 21- October 19 2018 RACE DAY October 20, 2018
5K $30 $35 $40
1 mile $20 $25 $30
START 5K & 1mile fun run: Intersection of Oxmoor Road & 18th Street South in Homewood, AL 35209
FINISH 5K & 1mile fun run: 18th Street South Homewood AL 35209 in front of the Trak Shak
CHIP TIMING 5K RESULTS: will be provided by DG Racing
RACE ANNOUNCER: Mr. Steve Ponte
ON SITE REGISTRATION closes at 7:30 AM on October 20 2018 the day of the race
Packet pickup Individuals & Teams Friday October 19 2018 Trak Shak Homewood South 18th Street Birmingham ALm: NOON-6 PM
Water stations at the start, finish, and midway through the course
One portable toilet & one wheelchair accessible portable toilet will be located behind Trak Shak running store
Parking at and around Homewood village
Start/Finish within walking distance
Donations may be written out to: Blazer Bolt Inc.
501c3 ID # 47-4030497
“Blazer Bolt for Brain Cancer”
They may be 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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