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Beat the Heat 5K

Sat July 21 2018
Location: Winston-Salem, NC US 27105 Directions
Type: Run or Run/Walk, Run Only

December 3, 2017 - 2018 Charity Partner Applications Being Accepted Now

Two nonprofit Charity Partners will be selected to share in event proceeds. Selected Charity Partners need to have a direct impact on community health and fitness. In particular, we are seeking those with a special focus on youth and/or disadvantaged persons.

Charity Partners are selected through an application process several months before the event. All charities must be registered 501(c)(3) non-profits to apply. There is no application fee. Final selection of Charity Partner will be made by the TCTC board or a selection committee designated by the board. 2018 applications are due by January 5, 2018.

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December 3, 2017 - 2018 Sponsorships Available Now

By sponsoring the Beat the Heat event, you are helping to support fitness and health in our community through the activities and events of the Twin City Track Club, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Our 500+ members are a cross-section of the Triad, representing runners and walkers of all abilities. You are also helping to support Beat the Heat Charity Partners. Selected Charity Partners have a direct impact on community health and fitness, with a special focus on youth and/or disadvantaged persons.  Get more information about sponsoring Beat the Heat by contacting the race director at beattheheat@twincitytc.org

March 28, 2017 - Presenting Sponsor Announcement

Twin City Track Club announced today that Cook Medical will become the Presenting Sponsor for the Beat the Heat 5K events for a 3 year period from 2017-2019.

“We are honored that Cook Medical has selected to sponsor Beat the Heat, a move that will allow us to further our support of our community,” said Beat the Heat Race Director Er Ralston. “Cook Medical’s sponsorship will help us continue—and even increase—our efforts to promote health and fitness in the Winston-Salem and Triad area.”

About Cook Medical

Since 1963 Cook Medical has worked closely with clinicians to develop technologies that eliminate the need for open surgery. Today we are combining medical devices, biologic materials and cellular therapies to help the world's healthcare systems deliver better outcomes more efficiently. We have always remained family owned so that we have the freedom to focus on what we care about: patients, our employees and our communities. Find out more at http://www.cookmedical.com/, and for the latest news, follow us on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.