2nd Annual Muscle Movement Fnd. RUN for STRENGTH 5k Banner Image
Sat April 7, 2018 Pike Creek, DE US 19808 Directions
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MMF Run for Strength 5K

$20 9:00AM EDT - 12:30PM EDT Price increases March 1, 2018 at 12:00am EST
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Description

Join us in using our healthy muscles to help free individuals, and their families, from the debilitating effects of ALS, muscular dystrophy, and additional forms of muscle-debilitating disease. RUN for STRENGTH to enhance our Muscle Champions' strength, autonomy, and quality of life, and enjoy an after party following the race with a live band, refreshments, food, and 21+ beverages! All contributions from this race will benefit our affected families in New Castle County, DE and nearby areas.

Our RUN for STRENGTH 5k is an inclusive walk/run, which provides the chance for our "Muscle Champions" and their supporters to cross the finish line together! This event will take place on Saturday, April 7, 2018 at Saint Mark's High School!

Create a team, join a team, or sign-up individually to cross the finish line with our "Muscle Champions"! Visit the "TEAMS" page to join, or create a team, and encourage your supporters to register with your team! Click the "DONATE" button to create your own fundraising team and inspire supporters to help you reach your team's fundraising goal!

 

NEED CUSTOM TEAM T-SHIRTS?:

Our proud sponsor, Tyrant SportsGear, will be donating 5% of any team t-shirt order for the 5k to the Muscle Movement Fnd. Please feel free to contact a sales representative at anytime at (302)-307-1874 or info@tyrantsportsgear.com to order a custom team shirt order for your team. All race teams have permission to implement our Muscle Movement Fnd. logo on their race team t-shirts and are encouraged to do so!

 

MILITARY MEMBER DISCOUNT:

Military members will receive a 20% discount per registration. If you are a military member, please obtain the coupon code from Sara Verbanas prior to registering. We highly encourage military members to wear their uniforms/apparel the day of the event! 

Military member contact:

sara.m.verbanas.mil@mail.mil
Verbanas, Sara, M.
SPC, DEARNG
DEERS/RAPIDS NCO SIDPERS

 

 2017 TOP RACE TEAMS:

1.) Strides for Strength

2.) RAD Muscles

3.) Saint Mark's High School Spartans

4.) The Sell Team at Patterson Schwartz

5.) RUN JAC - Jack's Country Maid Deli

 

 

"Muscle Champion" (n.) - An individual living and refusing to lose to muscle disease. 

 

*The Muscle Movement Foundation (MMF) is an IRS-registered 501(c)3 organization dedicated to improving the lives of families affected by neuromuscular disease, by way of physical, financial, and emotional accommodations.

ID #: 46-0554462

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Website: www.musclemovementfoundation.org

Place
Saint Mark's High School
2501 Pike Creek Rd.
Pike Creek, DE US 19808
Awards and Age Group

Overall Male/Female 

Top 3 in each age group Male/Female

9 and under, 10-13, 14-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+

Bib Pick Up and Race Day Details

Bib pick up will be on Saturday, April 7th at Saint Mark's High School from 8:00-8:45am, directly at the front of the school.

This is the start and finish line.

5K starts at 9:00am.

After you complete your 5K MMF invites you inside Saint Mark's High School for some food, drinks, music, and fun!

Awards ceremony will be located at the after party inside the school.

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FAQ's

1. What are the time limits for the races? Is the race walker friendly?

Walkers are welcome in all the races.  The 5K course is open for 1.5 hours.  

2. Will I receive a refund if I cannot attend?

Fusion Racing does NOT process refunds for events..  

3. I’m registered to run and I’ll be pushing a Rider in an adaptive running chair on the race course.  How do I sign up my Rider to get a Rider Bib?

Only people with a bib will be permitted on the race course.  Riders will need to register for a Rider Bib through their pushers registration, at no charge, by visiting the registration table during packet pick up.  Please ask for a Fusion Staff Member.

Please email fusioninclusionde@gmail.com so we know how many adaptive chairs to expect at the race and we can provide special instructions.

4.Are baby joggers or strollers allowed during the race?

If you choose to run with a baby jogger, you must seed yourself in the last corral–behind all other runners. It is your responsibility to make sure your baby jogger does not impede other runners, and you must take extra precaution to ensure your safety, your child’s safety, and the safety of the runners around you. We reserve the right to pull any participant from the race who is endangering other runners or themselves.

To get a rider bib for your baby jogger or stroller please ask for you at packet pick up.

5.Why do I need to register for a Rider Bib and what do I get with my Rider Bib?

For your continued safety, it’s important that race officials are aware of each person on the race course.  In a medical situation, your emergency contact information will be obtained from your rider bib.  Rider bibs give you access to the race course only.  Riders do not receive any race swag, including but not limited to; race shirt, medal, finisher item, finisher food, etc.  A rider is permitted to register, at the current registration rate, as a race participant instead of as a Rider if he/she wishes to enjoy all of the race benefits.

6.Are pets permitted on the course?

For the safety of the participants and spectators, pets are not permitted in any of the Fusion Racing races.

7.Are headphones (iPods, mp3 players, etc) allowed during the race?

Headphones are allowed for any runner who is not competing for a cash prize (if a cash prize is associated with the race).

However, we do strongly encourage that participants abstain from using headphones during the race.

8.Can I wear someone else's bib who cannot make the race?

It is imperative that the registration data associated with your race number does in fact belong to you, the participant.

While wearing someone else’s bib may seem harmless to the parties perpetrating the unauthorized bib transfer, it does convey serious consequences to the organizers and participant field alike.

From race results to finishers’ awards being impacted as well as medical staff being able to correctly identify participants in need of treatment, it is imperative that the registration data associated with your race number does in fact belong to you, the participant.

Thus, if race organizers become aware that a runner has participated in one of our events with a bib that is not registered to that runner, both the runner and the person to whom the bib is registered will be prohibited from participating in subsequent Fusion Racing events for a minimum of two years.

Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://www.musclemovementfoundation.org/runforstrength5k.

Race Contact Info

If you have any questions about this race, click the button below.

Questions?
Where do I park for this event?

Please feel free to comfortably park in the parking lot located in front of the school for this event.