Run for Reading 5k

Sat March 13, 2021 Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33418 US Directions
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Virtual Race
Run or Walk Anywhere!
Palm Beach Gardens, FL US 33418
Description

This family-friendly event is the perfect opportunity to stay active and engaged while supporting early literacy in Palm Beach County! Walk, run, or read, wherever you are, knowing you’re supporting increased early literacy rates and access to books in your community.

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library is a free book gifting program for children ages 0-5 that mails one free, high quality book per month to each child enrolled, at no cost to their family. It is fully funded by donations from generous community members. The Palm Beach County Imagination Library is currently enrolling zip codes 33430, 33438, 33476, and 33493, and will continue adding zip codes as it meets fundraising goals through events like this one!

5k Participants receive a unisex Race T-Shirt, Custom Race Medal, Swag Bag, and Finisher's Certificate!!

**Shirts only guaranteed when registered by March 1, 2021. Additional shirts will be available, while sizes last.

Packet pickup will be on Friday. March 12, 2021, at Downtown at the Gardens.

We will be utilizing AccuChip Virtual Scoring Platform which has live competitive scoring that is updated every two minutes. Simply run or walk your race, anytime on or before March 13, 2021. Then enter your time on the scoring website on March 13, to see scores and updates in real time. Scoring will include tabulation of overall, gender, and age group categories, providing runners with immediate feedback on how they are performing against other runners in the virtual event. All you need to do to participate in live scoring is run or walk and track your 5k (3.1 mile) time. Then submit your time on the Open Results page using the “Enter Time” icon next to your name. **The deadline to submit your race time is noon (12:00pm EST) on Saturday, March 13, 2021.

Run or walk and support a great cause, while maintaining safe social distance. We might be miles apart, but we can do this together!

 

Thank you to our sponsors:

Publix
Bonded Lightning
Pediatric and Adult Dentistry of the Palm Beaches
Nothing Bundt Cakes - Palm Beach Gardens
Core Concepts Pilates and Fitness Studio
Lickstein Plastic Surgery
 
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