Selected Community Events
Teal Ribbon Run 5K
Apr 20, 2013 7:30 AM Registration, 9 AM 5K Race Begins
Scott & White, 1600 University Drive, College Station
In recognition of April as National Sexual Assault Awareness Month, the Sexual Assault Resource Center is hosting its annual Teal Ribbon Run 5K.
Date: Saturday, April 20, 2013
Time: 7:30 a.m. – Registration. 9:00 a.m. - 5K Race Begins
Location: Scott & White, 1600 University Drive, College Station
Prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd & 3rd place in the adult & children categories as well as the runner who comes dressed in the most teal.
“We host this 5K during Sexual Assault Awareness Month in support of prevention, education and counseling, and in celebration of the healing of those who have survived sexual violence in our community,” said Anna Chowdhury, executive director of the Sexual Assault Resource Center, a nonprofit organization that provides a 24-hour hotline and accompaniment (i.e. to hospital) for survivors; free and confidential counseling for survivors and family of sexual assault survivors; prevention education presentations and trainings; community awareness campaigns (i.e. Watch Your Drink); and accompaniment to court or law enforcement agencies.
Early Registration for the Teal Ribbon Run 5K is available before April 1, 2013 - $20 for adults; $10 for children; $15 each for groups of 10 or more; or $50 for a family pack (2 adults + 2 children). After April 13, 2012, prices increase by $5. Race t-shirts are only guaranteed if registration is received before April 1, 2013.
To register, log on to www.active.com/running/college-station-tx/teal-ribbon-run-2013 or www.facebook.com/sarcbv. Registration can also be submitted offline by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 979-731-1000.