Roots Rock Run 5K

Sat May 30, 2020 Philadelphia, PA 19130 US Directions
Roots Rock Run 5K - Virtual Race!

If you have already registered for the for Roots, Rock, Run 5K, THANK YOU! Your support is invaluable to us. Your dedication to your physical health makes you an example for members of our community. Movement improves our health. Unfortunately, because of COVID-19, we cannot move together.  But we are in this together.

We, therefore, moving Roots, Rock, Run 5k to the virtual world.

On May 30th between 8:00am and 12:00pm, we ask that run a 5K or walk a mile wherever we are - outside, on a treadmill, however you can do it!  Details on how to report your times to follow!

The top 3 winners will receive a special GCF tee and a mask. 

Proceeds from your registration will go toward our public health programs. If you are already registered, please select the option to convert to virtual race or request a refund below.

 

Here Are Your Options:

Virtual races happen all the time, and allow you to join the fun without the crowds. You simply run the distance on your own, and report your results - we’ll send you instructions.

We understand. We hope you can join us next time.

Place
Virtual Running and Walking!
Philadelphia, PA US 19130
Description

Thank you so much for your interest in the  Roots, Rock, Run 5K. Your support is invaluable to us. Your dedication to your physical health makes you an example for members of our community. Movement improves our health. Unfortunately, because of COVID-19, we cannot move together.  But we are in this together.

We, therefore, moving Roots, Rock, Run 5k to the virtual world.

On May 30th between 8:00am and 12:00pm, we will collectively run 5K wherever we are - outside as possible, on a treadmill, however you can do it!

Proceeds from your registration will go toward our public health programs.

The top 3 winners will receive a special GCF tee and a mask. 

Race Purpose: 5K community walk/run and 1 mile walk to support the development of SuperGirls Society (SGS) and an intensive leadership camp for black girls titled “SuperCamp”.

Entry: Pre-registration at Bryn Mawr Racing Company. Registration is $20.00.

Questions: Contact: David Coughlin, djcoughlin13@gmail.com, 215-917-5025

 
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GrassROOTS Community Foundation is a public health and social action organization. We invest in our community members’ collective well-being so that they can use their healthy energy to transform themselves, their families and communities. We fund, support, develop and scale community health and wellness programs for women and girls, particularly those who are impoverished. We also advocate for policies and practices that reduce disparities and foster equity.

Sociologist Dr. Janice Johnson Dias and Grammy-award winning MC Tariq "Black Thought" Trotter of The Roots co-founded GrassROOTS.

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