Ocoee Middle School Track to Mckey Street and Bluford Avenue in Ocoee
7:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012
Neighborhood | Community, Running, Sports
Stretch your muscles and lace up your shoes! The City of Ocoee is celebrating their 19th annual Founders Day and that means it's time for the Founders Day 5k, Saturday, November 3rd.
Saturday at 7:30 a.m. The City of Ocoee Presents the Chick-fil-A 5K and Kids Fun Run benefitting Saving Young Hearts. The Chick-fil-A 5K kicks off at the Ocoee Middle School Track and ends at the intersection of Mckey Street and Bluford Avenue.
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When? Saturday, November 3, 20127:30am - 5K Run/Walk (timed event on certified course)8:45am - Kids Fun Run ages 6 to 10 years old9:00am - Kids Fun Run ages 5 & under9:30am - Awards
Where? CFA 5K & Kids Fun Run STARTS at the Ocoee Middle School track and ENDS on Bluford Ave & McKey Street.
Why? To benefit Saving Young Hearts, a non-profit organization dedicated to protecting children and young adults from sudden cardiac arrest. To learn more visit www.savingyounghearts.org.
Can't make it to the event? We'd love to have you with us, but if you can't make it, consider making a donation instead. All donations go to Saving Young Hearts.
Can I push a stroller? Yes, runners and walkers may push strollers, but they will be asked to start near the back of the pack.
Can I bring my dog/pet? Sorry, dogs/pets are not invited to the race for insurance reasons.
What do I get for my entry fee? All paid pre-registered race participants will receive a race packet goodie bag with promotional items, t-shirt, snacks, bottled water and access to the race day festivities. All pre-registered participants will also receive a participation medal.
Will there be onsite/race day registration? Yes, however the price goes up on race day so we encourage everyone to sign up early.
Where and when can I pick up my packet? You can pick up your packet at the Jim Beech Recreation Center, 1820 A.D. Mims Road in Ocoee starting on Monday, October 29th.
How far is a 5K? It is 3.1 miles.
If I'm not a runner, can I still participate? Yes, CFA 5K & Kids Fun Run is open to anyone and everyone. We encourage runners, joggers and walkers of all shapes, speeds and sizes to come out and join us.
For more information call 407-905-3180, or visit www.ocoeefoundersfestival.org.