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Location: Durham, NC US 27513 Directions
Type: Run or Run/Walk
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at http://www.ostomy5k.org.

Events
Event Time Price Details
Run for Resilience Ostomy 5k - Individual (Open)
Time
8:00AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT
Price
$27.50
Registration ends October 4, 2018 at 11:59am EDT
Run for Resilience Ostomy 5k - Ostomate
Time
8:00AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT
Price
$27.50
Registration ends October 4, 2018 at 11:59am EDT
Run for Resilience Ostomy 5k - Stroller Division
Time
8:00AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT
Price
$27.50
Registration ends October 4, 2018 at 11:59am EDT
Kids' Activities & 50 meter dash - t-shirt included!
Time
9:00AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT
Price
$10
Registration ends October 4, 2018 at 11:59am EDT
Place
8160 Renaissance Pkwy
Grassy Knoll next to the American Tobacco Trail
Durham, NC US 27513
Description

The 5th Annual Run For Resilience Ostomy 5k will be held on Saturday, October 6,  2018.  All proceeds benefit the United Ostomy Associations of America, Inc (UOAA) charity, a 501(c)(3) organization. Donations are tax deductible. (https://www.ostomy.org/)

RACE DAY SCHEDULE

7:00 a.m. Registration
8:00 a.m. 5K Run/Walk
9:00 a.m. Kids Fun Run
9:15 a.m. Awards Ceremony

Kids Activities and bidding at the silent auction throughout the morning

RACE COURSE

The race will be held near the Southpoint Mall area of Durham. The race will take participants on the scenic American Tobacco Trail (ATT) over the new I-40 bridge extension.  The out-and-back course will start and finish at the parking lot on the grassy knoll next to the ATT located off of Renaissance Parkway in Durham, NC.  The turn-around will be on the ATT, just before where the trail crosses Dunhill Drive. This 5K course is flat except for one uphill section on the ATT just south of the I-40 bridge.  This course is a USATF certified timed race.

PARKING

Ample parking is located at the Renaissance Village shops off of Renaissance Parkway at 8160 Renaissance Pkwy, Durham, NC 27713

PACKET PICKUP

Packet pickup will be held at a Bull City Running at 202 W North Carolina 54 #109, Durham, NC 27713 on Friday, October 5, 2018 from 5p-7p and day-of packet pickup will be from 7am-8am on October 6th at the race site at 8160 Renaissance Pkwy, Durham, NC 27713.  

 PRIZES

Prizes will be awarded to the top 3 male and top 3 female overall finishers, age group winners, Stroller winner, and the top 3 ostomates.

AGE CATEGORIES
<15
15-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-59
60+

T-SHIRTS

Tech T-shirts will be included with registration if registered before the deadline. Race shirts will be either unisex or female v-neck cut. You are guaranteed a race shirt if you register by September 17th. You may purchase additional race shirts for $10 each.

OPTIONAL OSTOMY POUCH

Race registration bags will have typical race/sponsor promotional items, ostomy education materials, and most importantly an ostomy pouch. We encourage non-ostomate participants to put on the pouch for the race to improve awareness and empathy for the challenges faced by people living with ostomies. 

FAMILY ACTIVITIES

The Run for Resilience Ostomy 5k will be a family friendly event including kids' activities during the event.  Specific kids' activities include:

- 50-meter dash

- Face Painting and balloon artist

-Cornhole

-Coloring 

FUNDRAISING 

Fundraising is an important aspect of our Run for Resilience Ostomy 5K. Funds raised help UOAA continue to provide resources, educational materials, advocacy and support to the ostomy and continent diversion community.

We invite you to set up your own Personal or Team Fundraiser when registering to participate in the event, or through our DONATION link at the top of this page. You can create a unique Fundraiser Name and URL address, personalize your fundraising message, and direct your friends and family to your page to join your team or sponsor you in your fundraising goal.

FUNDRAISING INCENTIVES

Your commitment to fundraise and support the ostomy and continent diversion community is no small endeavor, and we appreciate your dedication and hard work.

> “Empower” Fundraisers who raise $150 or more will receive a unique and limited T-shirt

> “Champion” Fundraisers who raise $250 more will receive a distinctive, adjustable Visor

SPONSORSHIP

If you are interested in sponsoring the race, please contact us at 5kregistration@ostomy.org!

DONATIONS

UOAA supports, empowers and advocates for the estimated 725,000 to 1 Million people who are living with an ostomy or continent diversion across the country. Your generous donation helps us to raise awareness of this life-saving surgery and continue our mission of promoting their quality of life.  You can easily donate to this Run for Resilience Ostomy 5K by clicking ‘DONATE’ at the top of this page, or mail a check to UOAA, PO Box 525, Kennebunk, ME  04043., and put in the Memo Line – “Donate to (City) Run for Resilience”

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