Cupcake Run/Walk for Public Education

Sun September 22, 2019 West Lafayette, IN US 47906 Directions
Event: 10K
The 10K race will start immediately after the completion of the Kids Run. It will follow the race course for two laps. Bike riders will lead the 10K male leader and the 10K female leader to help clear the path. There will be pace signs present at the start of the race to help participants line-up near people who will be at a similar pace.
Start Time: 9:45am EDT
End Time: 12:00pm EDT
Registration Limit: Sorry! This event is full.
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Event: 5K
The 5K race will start immediately after the completion of the Kids Run, at the same time as the 10K. Bike riders will lead the 5K male leader and the 5K female leader to help clear the path. There will be pace signs present at the start of the race to help participants line-up near people who will be at a similar pace.
Start Time: 9:45am EDT
End Time: 12:00pm EDT
Registration Limit: Sorry! This event is full.
Registration: Online Registration is Closed

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Event: Kids Run
The kids run is a fun, untimed run and will be held BEFORE the 5K and 10K. It is intended for kids 12 and under. It will be a short run nearby the start/finish line. There will actually be four heats organized by age (3 and under, 4-6, 7-9, and 10-12).

Please note that kids are also welcome to participate in the 5K or 10K races if that is a better fit for them.
Start Time: 9:30am EDT
End Time: 9:40am EDT
Registration Limit: Sorry! This event is full.
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Event: Virtual Runner
Want to have that awesome cupcake medal and colorful shirt, but can't make the race? Sign up as a virtual runner and we'll mail you your bib, t-shirt, and medal after the race!
Registration Limit: Sorry! This event is full.
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Event: 10k Late Registration - No medal or t-shirt
The 10K race will start immediately after the completion of the Kids Run. It will follow the race course for two laps. Bike riders will lead the 10K male leader and the 10K female leader to help clear the path. There will be pace signs present at the start of the race to help participants line-up near people who will be at a similar pace.
Start Time: 9:45am EDT
End Time: 12:00pm EDT
Registration: Online Registration is Closed

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Event: 5k Late Registration - No medal or t-shirt
The 5K race will start immediately after the completion of the Kids Run, at the same time as the 10K. Bike riders will lead the 5K male leader and the 5K female leader to help clear the path. There will be pace signs present at the start of the race to help participants line-up near people who will be at a similar pace.
Start Time: 9:45am EDT
End Time: 12:00pm EDT
Registration: Online Registration is Closed

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Event: Kids Run Late Registration - No medal or t-shirt
The kids run is a fun, untimed run and will be held BEFORE the 5K and 10K. It is intended for kids 12 and under. It will be a short run nearby the start/finish line. There will actually be four heats organized by age (3 and under, 4-6, 7-9, and 10-12).

Please note that kids are also welcome to participate in the 5K or 10K races if that is a better fit for them.
Start Time: 9:30am EDT
End Time: 9:40am EDT
Registration: Online Registration is Closed

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Event: Volunteer
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Event: Course Marshals
Course marshals must be 21 or older and are needed to help direct the race participants at turns and intersections in the race course. Volunteers will be issued safety vests and stop signs (for those at road intersections). The police department will assist at the busiest locations. All volunteers get a pink t-shirt and a Gigi's cupcake!
Start Time: 8:30am EDT
End Time: 12:00pm EDT
Registration Limit: Sorry! This event is full.
Registration: Online Registration is Closed

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Event: Bike Riders
Bike riders must be 21 or older and are needed to lead the 10K and 5K participants through the race course. The lead bikes stay in front of the leaders for each race and help clear the course by announcing that the race leaders are approaching. If you can provide your own bike, that would be preferred, but we can supply one if need be. All volunteers get a pink t-shirt and a Gigi's cupcake!
Start Time: 8:30am EDT
End Time: 12:00pm EDT
Registration Limit: Sorry! This event is full.
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Event: Check-In
Check-in volunteers are needed the morning of the race to check-in runners who weren't able to come to early packet pick-up. You'll need a cell phone so that you can download a free app to check in participants. Check-in volunteers also pass out bibs, shirts and goody bags to the participants. All volunteers get a pink t-shirt and a Gigi's cupcake!
Start Time: 7:15am EDT
End Time: 10:30am EDT
Registration Limit: Sorry! This event is full.
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Event: Finish Line
Finish line volunteers help pass out medals, delicious Gigi's cupcakes, water, and refreshments. Some also will assist the race director with timing. All volunteers get a pink t-shirt and a Gigi's cupcake!
Start Time: 9:00am EDT
End Time: 12:30pm EDT
Registration Limit: Sorry! This event is full.
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Event: Sweeper
The sweeper walks behind the last participant, following the course a second time to follow behind the last 10K participant. In other words, the sweeper walks a 10K. They make sure the course is cleared and lets other volunteers along the race course know that the last participant has passed. Grab a friend and walk together! All volunteers get a pink t-shirt and a Gigi's cupcake!
Start Time: 8:30am EDT
End Time: 12:00pm EDT
Registration Limit: Sorry! This event is full.
Registration: Online Registration is Closed

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Event: Water Stop
Water stop volunteers will staff water stations at the points along the race. They will fill cups, hold them out for runners to take as they pass them by, and pick up any discarded cups that are dropped by the participants as they pass the water stop. All volunteers get a pink t-shirt and Gigi's cupcake!
Start Time: 8:30am EDT
End Time: 12:00pm EDT
Registration Limit: Sorry! This event is full.
Registration: Online Registration is Closed

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Event: Entertainment
Would you like to cheer on our runners? Earn some volunteer hours? Showcase your talent and enthusiasm? We would love to have your help! School clubs welcome. Previous entertainers have included the Bucket Brigade, Drum-lines, Cheerleaders, Keyettes, NHS members, and Cross-Country teams. Please contact us if you'd like more information.
Start Time: 8:30am EDT
End Time: 12:00pm EDT
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Registration is available at https://psftc.org/contact-us/.
Event: Cupcake delivery
We need help getting 1000+ cupcakes from Gigi's to the race! Large vans with lots of flat floor space is ideal. Large vehicles such as a Ford Expedition can also work. Non-smokers, no animals in the vehicles, and air conditioning are required.
Start Time: 8:40am EDT
End Time: 9:10am EDT
Registration Limit: Sorry! This event is full.
Registration: Online Registration is Closed

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Event: Kids Run Volunteers
We need volunteers to help with the kids run. You will be working with one of our local elementary school P.E. teachers. The kids run is a fun, untimed run intended for kids 12 and under. It will be a short run nearby the start/finish line. There will actually be four heats organized by age (3 and under, 4-6, 7-9, and 10-12).

Volunteers will help organize the kids into their age groups. There will also be various games that can be played with the children while they are waiting to run.
Start Time: 9:00am EDT
End Time: 10:00am EDT
Registration Limit: Sorry! This event is full.
Registration: Online Registration is Closed

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