SUPERHERO 5K & Fun Run
It is that time a year again to break out those running shoes and dig out your favorite superhero costume for our 2nd Annual BEST Kids 5k & Fun Run. Join BEST Kids for this year’s event to support youth in DC’s child welfare system served by the BEST Kids Mentoring Program. Runners, walkers, and strollers are welcome!
When: Saturday, April 12th 2014 at 8am
Where: Anacostia Park, Washington, DC
Cost: $30 (NO REGISTRATION ON EVENT DAY)
Theme: Superheroes (costumes optional)- we are celebrating the extraordinary difference our supporters make in the lives of the youth they serve…they are everyday heroes
Register: Click Here! (IMPORTANT—T-Shirts are limited! If you pre-register before March 31st, 2014 you WILL receive a t-shirt in your requested size. After March 31st, 2014, T-shirts are not guaranteed and only available while supplies lasts!)
RACE DAY INFORMATION
The race will be held RAIN OR SHINE!
COURSE- Timed and certified by Race DC Timing/3.1 mile race out-and-back along the Anacostia River
PARKING- more info to come
**However, please note, if you choose to park within the park you cannot leave until the commencement of race activities (following the Kids’ Fun Run at 9:00 am) when the roads will be clear of children/runners/walkers. We anticipate at 9:30 am the latest! If you park outside of the park there are no departure restrictions. In the meantime, learn about BEST Kids Mentoring Program at our information table, enjoy some free refreshments, listen to music, cheer the kids on, stop by the FREE kids activities corner (face painting etc.) or enjoy the views!
Race Packet Pick-Up- On race day, April 12th between 6:45 am-7:45 am
Kids’ Fun Run is FREE and open to all kids under 12 years old. The Kids’ Fun Run will begin at 9 am. To register for the race please sign up all youth (including sign waiver) the day-of between 7:00 am-8:45 am. The Kids’ Fun Run is just for fun (it will not be timed and there will be no t-shirts).
Start & Finish Line: more info to come
AWARDS: Overall top 3 Male & Female winners will be awarded, all youth will be awarded, Top Individual and Team fundraisers will be awarded
Can’t run the race but you still want to help out?
2) VOLUNTEER email firstname.lastname@example.org to help out on the day of the race
3) BECOME A RACE SPONSOR!
Exclusive presenting sponsor; representation of company/organization logo (largest logo, most visible) on runners t-shirts; recognition on BEST Kids website and all media materials as a presenting sponsor; 20 free race registrants; day-of event signage recognizing company/organization.
Representation of company/organization logo (large logo) on runners t-shirts; recognition on BEST Kids website and all media materials as a main sponsor; 10 free race registrants; day-of event signage recognizing company/organization.
Representation of company/organization logo (medium size logo) on runners t-shirts; recognition on BEST Kids website and all media materials as a supporting sponsor; 5 free race registrants; day-of event signage recognizing company/organization.
Representation of company/organization logo (small size logo) on runners t-shirts; 2 free race registrants; recognition on BEST Kids website and all media materials.
Media Sponsor: No Cost (packages vary)
Representation of company logo on runners t-shirts, event signage, printed materials, website, and social media outreach; free race registrants
Contact Krislyn Mossman at email@example.com or 202-397-2999 to become a sponsor or for more information. All race sponsorships must be received by March 24th
2014 Race Sponsors
Questions? Please contact the Race Director at:
Tel: 202.397.2999 or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org