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5k Spring Sprint

Fundraiser benefitting:

Girls, Inc. of Greater Houston
Click to download a pdf of the event poster

Charity Information:

The vision of Girls, Inc. is to advocate, inspire, and empower all girls and young women ages 6 to 18 to be strong, confident, smart, and bold. Our programs are designed to develop girls’ capacity to be self-sufficient, responsible members of the community.

What:

5K and 1-mile children's run.

Distance:

3.1 mile 5K and 1-mile children's run.

Course:

Sugar Land Memorial Park (trail near Pavilion 2 and the dog park).
The 5K will require four laps on the trail loop to be complete and the children's 1-mile run will get a head start by the dog park and require one lap around the trail loop. The Spring Sprint is guaranteed to be fun for the entire family! There will be volunteers available to assist with questions at various locations in the park. The 5K event is unsanctioned and non-competitive. To ensure the safety of our runners, there will be no roller skates, baby strollers or backward running.

When:

Saturday, May 19, 2012

Where:

Sugar Land Memorial Park

Time:

8 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Registration:

Registration can be done on active.com.

Registration Fees:

$25 to register for the 5K and $15 to register for the one mile children's run.

Packet Pick Up:

Morning of the event beginning at 6:30 a.m.

Directions:

15300 University Blvd.
Sugar Land, TX 77479

Amenities:

Medals for all 5K participants and t-shirts for all runners! Food and beverages for participants and volunteers as well as some live music at the finish line!

Contact:

Girls, Inc. of Houston
c/o Holly Cagle
207 Crabapple Dr
Baytown, TX 77520
TheHollyC@aol.com
713-410-7806

 


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