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Save the O's 5K

Sat August 19, 2017
Location: Hoover, AL US 35242 Directions
Type: Run or Run/Walk, Other, Virtual Race
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Additional race information can be found at http://SaveTheOs5k.com.

Race Day Countdown
Event Time Price Details
5K Run/Walk
8:00AM CDT
1 Mile Fun Run / Walk
9:15AM CDT
Ovarian Cancer Survivor
8:00AM - 9:15AM CDT
N/A Events: Ovarian Cancer Survivor - 5K Run/Walk Ovarian Cancer Survivor - 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk
9:30AM CDT
Virtual 5K or 1 Mile Run/Walk N/A
Greystone Golf & Country Club
4100 Greystone Drive
Hoover, AL US 35242

Save the O's 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run
August 19, 2017  ~  8:00am

Hosted by Greystone Golf & Country Club
In Loving Memory of Lori Johnson

How do I register for Save the O's 5K:
How to register or change your registration information [Click Here]
Register for the race and create a Team or Join a team and invite your friends!
How to Create a Team [Click Here]
How to Join a Team [Click Here]
List of Teams and Team Members [Click Here]

5K Course Map Online [Click Here]
5K Course Map PDF [Click Here] USATF Certificate AL13045JD
1 Mile Fun Run Map Online [Click Here]
1 Mile Fun Run Map PDF [Click Here]

Entry Fees: [Click Here] 5K is Chip Timed
Cotton short sleeve T-shirts to first 350 to register.)
Sizes: S, M, L, XL, XXL  
Register by August 1st to be guaranteed a t-shirt!
Registered Ovarian Cancer Survivors will receive a Survivor Shirt

PDF Race Application [Click Here]

Pre-Race Packet Pickup:
Wednesday, August 16th - 4:30pm - 7:00pm
Trak Shak Homewood
2839 18th St. South
Homewood, AL 35209
[Directions | Map]

Pre-Race Packet Pickup:
Thursday, August 17th - 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Greystone Golf & Country Club
Founders Clubhouse
4100 Greystone Dr.
Hoover, AL 35242
[Directions | Map]
PDF - Driving Directions [Click Here]
PDF - Parking Information [Click Here]

Race Day Location:
Greystone Golf & Country Club
4100 Greystone Drive
Aquatic Complex
Hoover, AL 35242
[Directions | Map]
PDF - Driving Directions [Driving Directions]
PDF - Parking Information [Click Here]
NOTE: [Click Here] to Print this Gate Pass and Place on car dash board for easy access into Greystone Country Club.
**NOTE:  Plan to arrive early Saturday, Greystone has a Golf tournament and parking at Greystone Country Club may fill up early.  Use overflow parking if necessary.

Overflow parking with Free Shuttle Service is located:
St. Vincent’s One Nineteen Health and Wellness
7191 Cahaba Valley Rd.
Birmingham, AL 35242
[Directions | Map
PDF - Parking Information [Click Here]

Race Day Agenda: August 19, 2017
6:30am - Registration Opens
7:00am - DJ and Food
7:30am - 5K Registration Closes
8:00am - 5K Start
8:45am - 1 Mile Fun Run Closes
9:15am - 1 Mile Fun Run Start
9:30am - Awards and annual belly flop competition

NOTE: Please be sure to bring a swimsuit and hang out at the Greystone Country Club swimming pool for the day.
(Life guards will be on duty).  Join in for the annual belly flop competition.  Winner gets a very cool trophy!

5K Overall Awards for:
Top Overall Male / Female - Plus $75 Cash Prize 

5K Age Group Awards to:

Top 3 Male / Female 10 year Group winners
0-14, 15 - 19, 20 - 29, 30 - 39, 40 - 49, 50 - 59, and 60+ (10 Year Age Groups)

1 Mile Fun Run Awards to:
1 Mile Fun Run Male and Female Awards to: Finisher medal for all children 12 and under.

Team Awards:
* Largest Team
* Team with most funds raised
* Most Spirited team - So get your Team T-shirts or festive race day attire.

Check out some of the fabulous Silent Auction items:
* Bellini's - Dinner for 4 with wine
* Mountain High - Certificate for stand up paddleboard rental for 2
* Birmingham Boulders - 5-day passes plus equipment rental
* Alys Stephens Center- Tickets for 4 plus pre show cocktail reception
* Artwork - Pat O'Brien
* 3 nights in condo
* Timberline Golf Club - Round of golf for 2 plus cart
* Ballantrae Golf Club- Round of golf for 2 plus cart
* UAB Bookstore
* Skycastle- Gift Card $50
* Panera Bread - Salad for a year
* McWaneCenter -4 general admission tickets
* Margo Rebecca - Jewlery
* AU Football - Signed football
* AU Basketball- Signed basketball

How to wear your Bib Number:
Please wear your Bib Number on the FRONT of your shirt during the race. [Example] Remember to bring your Bib Number Race day. No Bib Number means no recorded time in the 5K.

Bib Number Transfer and Cancellation Policy:
There are NO refunds of registration fees.  If you wish to change from Fun Run to 5K or be added to a team, please log into your registration profile and make the updates there. [How to make changes] If you wish to transfer your registration to another person, please log into your registration profile and make the updates there.  There are NO bib number transfers of registration after August 23rd.

NOTE: This event will occur rain or shine, warm or cold. We reserve the right to cancel in extreme circumstances. In that event, there will be no refunds, rather, your entry fee will be used as a donation to Norma Livingston Ovarian Cancer Foundation (501c3).


Race Benefits:

Norma Livingston Ovarian Cancer Foundation www.nlovca.org
The mission of the Norma Livingston Ovarian Cancer Foundation (NLOCF) is to promote awareness about the signs & symptoms of ovarian cancer and raise much needed funds for research. NLOCF has donated almost $1,000,000 to the Department of Gynecologic Oncology at UAB. www.nlovca.org


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