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Location: Boca Raton, FL US 33431 Directions
Type: Run or Run/Walk
Events
Event Time Price Details
5K Run or Walk
Time
7:30AM EDT - 9:00AM EDT
N/A
10K Run
Time
7:30AM EDT - 9:00AM EDT
N/A
Kid's Dash
Time
8:30AM EDT - 9:00AM EDT
N/A
Hometown Hero Police 5K Run Palm Beach County only
Time
7:30AM EDT - 9:00AM EDT
N/A
Hometown Hero Firefighter 5K Run Palm Beach County Only
Time
7:30AM EDT - 9:00AM EDT
N/A
Place
Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton Campus FL
Description

Race Director:         Tom Vladimir, Runner's Edge Foundation
Race Emcee:            Alex Price Director, Government Affairs & Community Investment - Florida Region Comcast

Location: Florida Atlantic University (FAU) 777 Glades Road Boca Raton Florida 33431

To Become a Sponsor and for Sponsorship Information please click HERE                    

About This Event:
AVDA's 18th Annual Race for Hope is organized by Aid to Victims of Domestic Abuse, Inc. (AVDA) during Domestic Violence Awareness Month.  All proceeds will support AVDA's programs and services to survivors of domestic abuse and their children.

Course, Timing and Scoring:
The course is USATF certifed.  The 5K Run and 10K Run will be Net Timing by AccuChip Timing, USA.  All participants will be issued a tag and bib number.  Failure to wear a tag during the event will disqualify the participant from being scored in the results.  There is a 90 minute time limit to complete the race.

Registration

    • Race registration ends at 11:59pm October 14, 2017.
    • Early packet pick-up for all events is October 6th-13th (only until noon), at Runner's Edge, 3195 North Federal Highway, Boca Raton, FL 33431.  Hours:  M-W and F (10:00 AM - 6:00 PM); TH (10:00 AM - 7:00 PM); ST (8 AM-5 PM) and SUN (11:00 AM - 4PM)
    • Race day packet pick-up will be held at FAU begining 6:30 AM.
    • NO REFUNDS.
Race for Hope T-Shirts will be given to the first 500 registrants only.

Awards: Awards to first place overall open, masters and grandmasters and five year age division three-deep for 5K and 10K.
Finishers medals will be given to all participants completing the race within the time limit.

Hometown Hero Awards: Awards to first place male and first place female police officers and firefighters in the 5K.
To be eligible to receive the Hometown Hero Award, you must be a police officer or firefighter on active duty in Palm Beach County and register in either the Hometown Hero Police or Hometown Hero Firefighter category.

Fundraising awards: will be given to first place individual fundraiser, first place fundraising team and team with the largest number of members.

Purple Party Awards: Awards will be given out in various categories for the Purple Party. Check back for more information on the guidelines for this award. 

Parking: Parking is available on FAU campus.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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