Iowa Walk for Epilepsy & 5K - Iowa City: Presented by University of Iowa Department of Neurology & Neurosurgery
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Iowa City, IA US 52246
The Iowa Walk for Epilepsy & 5K is being presented by University of Iowa Health Care - Department of Neurology & Neurosurgery and organized by the Epilepsy Foundation of North/Central Illinois, Iowa, Nebraska. Come together and join others to raise money to help support the services to people living with Epilepsy in Iowa! New this year is that the 5K will be a chipped timed event! The 5K Run and 1 mile walk will start at 10:30AM at Shelter #6, Lower City Park, Iowa City. This is your opportunity to impact people's lives by raising funds as a team in honor of your loved one for people living with epilepsy in Iowa. *Families living with epilepsy who would like to participate in the 1 mile walk, but are unable to pay the registration fee, please call the Epilepsy Foundation's Iowa office at 515-238-7660 for more information. THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT!
Event schedule and times: 9:00 a.m. - Registration and pre-walk festivities at Shelter #6 (T-shirts available for sale, spin art, rub-on tattoos, Iowa Hawkeye Mascot Herky and free table massages/leg compressions before and after the run), 10:30 a.m. - Start Time for the 5K Run. The 1 Mile Walk will start immediately after the runners have started, but walkers will be on a separate course. Immediately following the 5K run and walk, there will be entertainment by the Slewgrass Band and a FREE lunch served by Texas Roadhouse. We will be awarding medals to the 1st and 2nd place male and female finishers in the 5K Run for the following categories: 19 & under, 20 - 35, 36 - 45 and 46 & over.
We hope you can join us!
*Important: The Iowa Walk for Epilepsy and 5K in Iowa City will be held rain or shine. We do not offer refunds due to inclement weather. All registration fees and contributions go toward serving our community with epilepsy programs and services.
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