POWer in Pink is back as a hybrid event and pre-cursor to Breast Cancer Awareness Month! We are hosting the in-person 5k on September 17, 2022 and the second annual virtual 26.2 month-long marathon challenge during the month of September!
Together, we can help local, Central Florida breast cancer patients, and their families, pack a POWerful PUNCH to situational poverty stemming from a breast cancer diagnosis!
In Person 5K Race
Saturday, September 17, 2022 at 8:00 AM
Tiger Town at Joker Marchant Stadium
The In-Person 5k will start in Tiger Town near the front gates of Joker Marchant Stadium in Lakeland, FL. The course will take a quick loop around the parking lot then head out to run some of the shaded paved trails in Lake Parker Park then head back and finish at the same place you started. Hand sanitizing stations will be available throughout the event.
There will be vendor and sponsor booths to browse while awaiting the awards presentation. Awards will be given out to the Male and Female Overall, Masters (40+) and Grand Masters (50+) winners, and top three Male & Female in the standard 5-year age groups (9 & Under, 10-14, 15-19… up to 80+). Best “pink-i-fied” dressed male and female participant will also receive a special award! Registered participants will receive event specific swag, race bib, AND a special offer from FITniche to redeem at ANY FITniche Running Store location.
Shirts for In-Person 5k participants are guaranteed if registered by September 1st. The first 250 In-Person 5k registrants to cross the finish line will receive a finisher medal.
For the 26.2 Virtual Month-Long Marathon Challenge, you can run/walk, bike, swim, or skate/rollerblade to complete the marathon; you choose HOW and WHERE you want to do the miles. Learn more about the virtual Marathon.
For sponsor inquiries, questions, or more information call 863.370.1927 or e-mail Mandy@bcfcf.org