Albert Whitted Park
480 Bayshore Drive SE
St.Petersburg, FL 33701
7:00 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013
Please join this 5K/1 Mile Run/Walk to help Celma Mastry Ovarian Cancer Foundation stomp out ovarian cancer!
The Celma Mastry Ovarian Cancer Foundation is pleased to announce One Step Closer To The Cure 5K/1 Mile Run/Walk on Saturday, September 14th starting at 7 a.m.
The race starts at Albert Whitted Park in beautiful downtown St. Petersburg. The runners and walkers head north along Bayshore Dr., north to the Vinoy hotel, turnaround past Vinoy Park, and then south down Bayshore by the airport and back to the park. Most of the course is along the waterfront with city streets closed to traffic. The kid's zone (8 and under) will take place within the park.
5K Run/Walk $35*/$40 - A timed category with awards given to the top three males, top three females and top competitors from each age group.
1-Mile Fun Run/Walk $25*/$30
Virtual Runner (Sleep-in) $40 - Not an early riser? This class is just for you. Register for this class and you're done without getting out of bed before dawn. You even get a goodie bag!
Youth 5-17 $10*/$15 - May enter the 5K or 1-Mile. 5K participants are eligible for awards given to male and female top three finishers. Youths who want to enter both will have to register for both races seperately, but will be able to apply for youth pricing both times.
Ovarian Cancer Survivor (FREE) - Ovarian cancer survivors and patients have a special category of honor with no entry fee.
Celma's Mini Challenge $50 - For those who want a good running challenge without too much strenuous workout, challenge yourself to running the 5K and 1-Mile back-to-back. This is open for all ages but the price reflected only applies to those 18 and older. Youths may sign up for both races individually at the youth rates.
Overcoming Obstacles presented by Bull Fitness $50 - Separate from the traditional 5K race, this will be an adventure race with a variety of obstacles using the 5K course. Must be 18 or older on race day to participate. Limited to 300 participants. Click here to learn more about the obstacles for the event.
Celma's Challenge $75 - For the real warriors at heart. This gruesome challenge begins at 7 a.m. with the traditional 5K race, followed by the 1-Mile, then finishes with the Overcoming Obstacles 5K. All finishers receive a special medal. Must be 18 or older on race day to participate.
*Early registration rate applies for entries postmarked by or submitted online until August 24th, 2013. Same-day race registration will e open from 6:15 until 15 minutes before race time.
If you know an ovarian cancer survivor participating in the event, click here to pledge a donation.
If you are interested in volunteering for this event click here.
Feel free to wear your finest teal tie to the race!
"Family, friends and community unite to fight ovarian cancer"
The Celma Mastry Ovarian Cancer Foundation was founded in 2003 to honor the courageous spirit of Celma Mastry who fought ovarian cancer.
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