ZERO - Prostate Cancer Run/Walk

Zero Prostate Run and Walk
November 04, 2017
10:00 AM EDT

The desire we had to engage in this fight? ZERO. We’d gladly be anywhere else. 

But now that we’re here, there’s zero chance of us giving up.

We are patients, past and present – unwilling to back down. We are friends and family, loved ones of those engaged in the fight to the end. We are employees and professionals, tired of seeing the people we care about suffer. Our passion is making prostate cancer a national priority and creating Generation ZERO – the first generation of men free from prostate cancer.

Our Run/Walk is our commitment made manifest. It is the time we come together, raising funds and sharing hope to declare one number above others: ZERO.

There is an end to prostate cancer. It’s us. Come join us on November 5 at Carrier Park in Asheville.

Zero Prostate Cancer 5K LogoRegistration

Online registration is now open for the 2017 ZERO Prostate Cancer Run and Walk on November 4.  It will close at 4:00 PM EDT on Thursday, November 2.  On-site registration will be available on race day.

Entry Fees

5K
$25 – Through November 1
$30 – November 3-4
$15 – Kids Dash

Courses

The 5K will run in and around Carrier Park, on the French Broad River Greenway and its beautiful surroundings. This is a very friendly course for both runners and walkers.

Because of ongoing construction to the track at Carrier Park, this year’s event is moving to the area of the park near the picnic shelter.

The Kid’s Superhero Dash for Dad will also take place on the park path.

Schedule

Saturday, November 4 – Carrier Park

8:00-9:30 AM – Packet Pickup/On Site Registration – Big Tent in Roundabout
9:30 AM – Opening remarks and team recognition – Roundabout Stage
9:45 AM – Kids’ Superhero Dash for Dad – Start Line
10:00 AM – 5K Start – Start Line
10:05 AM – 1 Mile Start – Start Line
11:00-11:45 AM – Post Race Celebration – Roundabout

Stuff

All 5K participants will receive a short-sleeve race shirt.  Those that indicate they are survivors on their registration will receive a special race shirt.

Post-Race

Upon the finish of the 5K, please enjoy snacks, fruit and water from Ingles and other event sponsors.  The Awards Ceremony will take place at approximately 11:30 AM as part of the Post Race Celebration.

Awards

Overall awards will be given to the top 3 male and female.  Age group awards will be awarded to the top 3 male and female in the following age groups: 15&Under, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69 and 70&Over.

Timing

The race will utilize chip timing.

Parking

Parking is tight at Carrier Park so we ask everyone car pool and allow plenty of time to get in to the park.

Refunds/Transfers

Refunds are available.  Please contact Katie Kestner at katherine.kestner@21co.com for more information.

Results

2016 Overall

Volunteers

Volunteers are needed for Set-Up, Course Marshals, Aid Station, Food & Drink and Take-Down.  This event will not happen without a great group of volunteers.  To be one, sign up now!

Questions

Please email general event questions to katherine.kestner@21co.com.