Bite Back Against Lyme Run & Walk

  • 04.24.2016 @ 10:00 AM
  • Stamford, Connecticut
Event Closed
The event director has closed online registration for this event. You can register on: Saturday, 4/23 at Greenwich Running Company, 2 Greenwich Ave., Greenwich, CT: (203) 861-7800 (10AM - 6PM) Sunday, 4/24 at Cove Island Park, Stamford, CT starting at 9:00 AM
Event Details
04.24.2016
starts at 10:00 AM
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Event Information
Bite Back Lyme Walk & Run
Global Lyme Alliance invites everyone to join in a fun 5K walk/run, starting promptly at 10:00 AM. Following the timed 5K on a USAT&F certified course, we will have a 5K or 1 mile walk and a "Fun Run" for kids of all ages. Awards ceremony and refreshments will follow the race. Medals will be awarded in age categories; the fastest male and female runners will receive prizes. We also honor our top fundraisers.
Proceeds
Proceeds from the race will support the mission of Global Lyme Alliance, a 501(c)3 organization that funds Lyme and tick borne disease research, education and awareness of detection, treatment and prevention.
Race Information / Number Pick-up
The event held - Race or Shine - at the Cove Island Park, Stamford, CT. Race starts promptly at 10:00 AM. Parking is free. For the run, the course is a certified 5K. If you are signing up today, package pick-up is only available on Sunday 4/24, starting at 9:00 AM at Cove Island Park, Stamford, CT. Online registration is $25/individual and $85/family (up to six participants). Day of race, registration is $30/individual and $90/family.
Teams
We are a community with a common cause - eradicate Lyme disease. It's fun to run/walk together, so grab some friends and start a team.
T-Shirts
Participants that register by April 1, 2016 receive a free T-Shirt. Must register online.
Post Run Activities
Post run activities will include family entertainment. A variety of local vendors will attend and showcase their products.
Sponsors
Team Registration Style
Please select a method of registration below:
   Join a Team: Pick from a list of team names on the next page and join your team.
   Create a Team: Once you create a team, participants can join your team under the "join a team" option above.
   Individual Registration: Register as an individual participant.
I know that running, walking and/or biking a road race is a potentially hazardous activity. I should not enter and run, walk or bike unless I am medically able and properly trained. I agree to abide by any decision of an event official relative to my ability to safely complete the course. I assume all risks associated with running, walking and biking in this event, including, but not limited to falls, contact with other participants, the effects of weather, including low temperatures and/or wind chill, traffic and conditions of the road. All such risks being known and appreciated by me. Having read this waiver and knowing these facts and in consideration of this entry, I hereby for myself, heirs, executors and administrators waive any and all claims I may have for damages against Global Lyme Alliance, the State of Connecticut, City of Stamford, and all sponsors and individuals associated with the event, their representative and successors, and assignees for any and all injuries suffered by me in connection with this event, including pre and post-­‐race activities. I hereby grant permission to Global Lyme Alliance and its authorized agents to use my name and photographs, videotapes, motion pictures, recordings or any other record of my participation in this event for any purpose.