The Champions Run for Special Children

Sat October 9, 2021 Anderson, SC 29621 US
2404 SC Hwy 81
Anderson, SC US 29621

The Champions Run for Special Children is back and in-person!  It's an awesome superhero-themed, certified 5K run/walk/stroll to help some of our littlest heroes.  Let's get moving!

Dust off your cape and bring some friends to this 5K run/walk benefiting children living with "different-abilities" and special needs!

Individual and Team awards.

We will have some special awards this year:

Group Prizes (largest number of participants in a group):

  • Sorority/Fraternity
  • Best Team Costume
  • Most Team Spirited

Individual Awards:

(In addition to the typical age brackets we will also present awards to the following:)

Participant Registered from the Farthest Away
Best Costume - Adult Male
Best Costume - Adult Female

Best Costume - Child

If your group would like to participate, we are utilizing RunSignUp's group option. Please contact Laura Capell through our contact form, or at to set up your group, or you can create your own group through the registration website.  Teams of 5 or more will receive a discounted rate of $20 per person.

DCEC - the Developmental Center for Exceptional Children provides critical educational and therapeutic services to children living with different-abilities and special needs.  We serve children with Autism, Down Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy, Hydrocephalus, Muscular Dystrophy, Cystic Fibrosis, Genetic Conditions and Developmental Delays. 

EVERY CHILD DESERVES A CHAMPION!  Join us and be a CHAMPION for these exceptional children.


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