On October 18, 2014, Women in Medicine And Law For The Cure®, a grass roots organization composed of women in these two noble professions, will host the second annual PAINT THE PARKWAY PINK FUN RUN. This is a Stone Oak community event aimed to raise awareness & funds for breast cancer research for Susan G. Komen, in the form of a medical research grant.The event includes a 5K race, a 1-Mile Family Walk, a Kids Fun Run & a Diaper Dash located at:
North Central Baptist Hospital
502 Madison Oak
San Antonio TX 78258
There is a timed 5K run through the Stone Oak area, along with an untimed one mile walk. This event also features a Kids Fun Run & Diaper Dash. Participants will meet at North Central Baptist Hospital Atrium parking lot with the race beginning at Reagan HS. Following the race, an awards ceremony will take place with the top finishing 5k participants recieving medals for age groups from ages eight years old to Masters (60 and over).
Race entry fees include a donation to Women in Medicine and Law For The Cure® research. Participants receive a race t-shirt as well as awards for top finishers. Children participating in the race will receive ribbons and t-shirts.
A pre & post-race health fair will highlight some of the local health-conscious businesses. Activities, such as face painting, dancing, bouncy house and sport activities will be available. This morning will be fun and enjoyment for the whole family.
Four-legged friends and strollers are welcome.
Schedule of Events
Thursday, October 16, 2014 at 6;00pm
- FOR ATTENDEES OF THE DINNER ONLY – Packet Pick-up will be available at the
“Women in Medicine and Law” Dinner – October 16, 2014
(click on name for link)
Friday, October 17, 2014
- Packet Pick-up @ The Training Ground (home of Alamo KidSports): Noon to 6:30pm
- Located at 15675 San Pedro Ave, near 281 & Brook Hollow
Saturday, October 18, 2014
- 7:30 to 8:30 am = Race Day Registration & Packet Pick-up
- 8:00 am = Health Fair Opens
- 7:45 am = WarmUp with Alamo KidSports
- 8:30 am = Kids Race & Diaper Dash begins
- 9:00 am = PreRace Ceremony
- 9:15 am = 5k run and 1 mile walk begins
- 10:00 am = Prize Drawings and Awards Ceremony
- 11:30 am = Health Fair Closes
|Description:||Run/Walk in support of breast cancer research. Runners and Walkers alike are welcome. Strollers and Pets allowed too!! Teams encouraged!!!|
|Entry Fees:||5k Run $25
1 Mile Walk $20
Military & First Responders $20
2-6 years old – Kids Fun Run $10 or free with an Adult Registration
Diaper Dash (6 mos-2 yrs) Free
Breast Cancer Survivors & Wounded Warriors FREE
TIMED ONLINE REGISTRATION WILL END WED, OCT 15 @ MIDNIGHT – Any registration onsite on Thursday, Friday or Saturday WILL NOT BE TIMED
|Awards:||Medals for Top 3 overall and age groupMedals for Top overall male & female Wounded WarriorsFinisher ribbons for childrens race|
Thursday, October 16th @ “WIML” Dinner: (ONLY FOR ATTENDEES OF THE DINNER)
Friday, October 17th @ The Training Ground: 15675 San Pedro Ave, SA, TX 78232
Saturday, October 18th Race Day:
|Additional:||T-Shirts for all participants: Adult and Child sizes available|
October 2012: “We are excited to add the first annual Paint The Parkway Pink to the fundraising efforts of Women In Medicine And Law,” said Dr. Jean Holt, president of Women In Medicine and Law for the Cure®. “It is a wonderful opportunity to promote healthy lifestyles while allowing for 100% of net proceeds to go to breast cancer research.”
*Dogs must be leashed with tags showing current vaccination date(s). Dog water station will be available.