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The 5K Suit Run™ is a stylish fashionable fun run designed to assist with:
Additionally, runners will have the opportunity to donate new or gently worn suits to our local Veterans who are transitioning into the workforce.
So whether you are a walker or a runner; a supporter or survivor; man, woman or child, we invite you to join us in making this movement a success.
*10% of each Runners registration fee will go the American Cancer Society's programs and research. All donations are tax deductible as allowed by law*
Runners as well as supporters will also have the opportunity to raise additional funds that will be donated to American Cancer Society's programs and research.
For sponsorship opportunities, please contact 5KSuitRun@gmail.com.
***Register your team of 5 or more and get a 10% discount off each team members registration fee.***
Registration includes Race T-shirt and Chip Timing. First 100 finishers will receive "BLING!". Teams of 5 or more will recieve a 10% discount.
T-shirt NOT Included
We encourage all "Gladiators in a Suit", that includes men, women and children, to wear any of the following:
Suit jacket and/or matching pants
Hats (i.e. Caps, Fedoras)
Sports Team Apparel
Organization Apparel (i.e. fraternity/sorority)
Feel free to be conservative or just have fun with your fun run attire.
***For Safety reasons, we would like for runners/walkers to wear a Sneaker of some sort. Hard bottom dress shoes are NOT encouraged.***
Additionally, Runners will have the opportunty to donate their suits at the end of the race. We recommend that all 5K Suit Runners wear the 5K Suit Run T-shirt provided in your run package as well as comfortable bottoms under your suit.
*** All suits will be dry cleaned and provided to Veterans who are transitioning into the workforce.***
Get "TIED TO THE CAUSE" by helping us to reach our Donation Goal! Here are a few ways to help:
***Contact us at 5KSuitRun@gmail.com for more details.***
PLEDGE: You can make a pledge to a team and/or participant as a way to cheer them on.
November 19 8:15 AM EST - Welcome Ceremony & Warm-Up
November 19 8:45 AM EST - Starting Line Positioning
November 19 9:00 AM EST - 5K Suit Runners Begin
November 19 9:00 AM EST - 5K Suit Walkers Begin (right after runners)
November 19 10:00 AM EST - Awards and Presentations
November 19 10:30 AM EST - Closing Remarks and Celebration