Run for Justice 5k

Fri July 3 - Sat July 11 Philadelphia, PA 19130 US
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at https://www.runforjustice5k.com/.

Place
PO Box 2610
Philadelphia, PA US 19130
Description

⇒ WHAT'S THIS VIRTUAL 5K ALL ABOUT?

Join us in the fight against racial inequality in sports. Sign up for the Run for Justice 5k and join a community of runners with this mission.

⇒TELL ME MORE!

Organized by college runners in partnership with the Black Women in Sport Foundation and SEE US MOVEMENT, this virtual race is an effort to come together as a community to support racial equality and diversity in sports.  The goal: spend a week centering the experiences of black women-identifying athletes by sharing their diverse stories and success, and fundraising for the Black Women in Sport Foundation!

⇒ WHO BENEFITS?

100% of proceeds go to support the Black Women in Sport Foundation (BWSF). Established in 1992 BWSF, is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to increase the involvement of black women and girls in all aspects of sport, including athletics, coaching and administration.

⇒ WHEN & WHERE WILL THIS 5K TAKE PALCE?

Great question...It's virtual! You can register at any time up until July 11.  Registrants can run, bike, walk their 5k+ from anywhere!  Participants will be able to submit their completed results online.

⇒ HOW DO I PARTICIPATE?

  • Register online and walk/bike/run a virtual 5k+ race by Saturday, July 11!
  • $20 race entry covers registration and 3.1 miles pledged towards the Run for Justice 5k.  You may pledge additional miles beyond the 5k!  Each additional mile is $1.
  • Join a community of runners, athletes, and supporters by sharing your journey using the hashtag #runforjustice5k #SeeHERStory
  • Digital Race bibs are available to print - instructions here.
  • 100% of entry fee proceeds are donated directly to the Black Women in Sport Foundation.

HOW ELSE CAN I SUPPORT?

So glad you asked! Black Women in Sport Foundation & Run For Justice 5k are collaborating with the SEE US MOVEMENT to amplify the stories and experiences of black female athletes.  If you identify as black female athlete, we want to share your story! Submissions will be featured on the SEE US MOVEMENT, Run For Justice 5K and Black Women in Sport Foundation Instagram pages!  Use this form to submit your story.

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