September 12 & 13, 2014 5K Run/Walk Event

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Online Registration is now open!  Please read all of the below information regarding registration and race rules before registering online.   

  • Online registration is available with a service fee through Chronotrack.com services is provided and will be accessible through our website. Please click here to register onlineOnline registrations are not complete without payment.  A convenience fee of 6.75% plus $1.00 will be added to online and credit card paid registrations.
  • A paper form for our 2014 5K Run/Walk is available by clicking here:  Regular entry form good until September 7.  This registration form and fees are only good until September 7th.  Updated forms and fees will be uploaded as the deadlines pass.
  • Please note there are no refunds on registrations.

Join us Friday, September 12 for our On-site Registration, Registration Packet Pickup, Silent Auction, Complimentary dinner and lots of surprises and entertainment! The 5K Run/Walk Event will be on Saturday, September 13. All events will be at Washburn University Law Campus, 18th & MacVicar, Topeka. We are pleased to announce that Don & Barbara Stone, owners of the Topeka Roadrunners, are our 2014 5K Honorary Chairs!

See our FAQ list below the information on registration categories, awards and rules. To see this year’s route please click on Course Description-2013 Race Against Breast Cancer.

Registration

Please read all of the below information regarding registration and race rules before registering online.

  • Online registration is available with a service fee through Chronotrack.com services is provided and will be accessible through our website. Please click here to register online. Online registrations are not complete without payment.  A convenience fee of 6.75% plus $1.00 will be added to online and credit card paid registrations.
  • Online registration will be available for the following registrant categories:

Early Registration – June 15 thru August 7 – 5K Run or Walk -RABC – Option Now Closed

Individual registration – $25
Team registration – $20 each.  Team registration requires at least five members and designation of team name.
Registrations received after August 7th will be charged at the regular registration pricing.  

The fee pays for participant’s entrance and an event t-shirt.  Each participant needs to complete a registration form.  Each participant will need to pick up their own participant packet.  Participant packets will be available on Friday, September 12 from 4:00 – 7:00pm at Washburn University Law Campus south terrace or Saturday morning at the same location between 7:30 – 9:00am.

Regular Registration – August 8 thru September 6 – 5K Run or Walk-RABC

Individual registration – $30
Team registration – $25 each.  Team registration requires at least five members and designation of team name.

The fee pays for participant’s entrance and an event t-shirt.  Each participant needs to complete a registration form.  Each participant will need to pick up their own participant packet.  Participant packets will be available on Friday, September 12 from 4:00 – 7:00pm at Washburn University Law Campus south terrace or Saturday morning at the same location between 7:30 – 9:00am.

Late Registration – September 7 thru September 13 – 5K Run or Walk-RABC

Individual registration – $35
Team registration – $30 each.  Team registration requires at least five members and designation of team name.

The fee pays for participant’s entrance and an event t-shirt.  Each participant needs to complete a registration form.  Each participant will need to pick up their own participant packet.  Participant packets will be available on Friday, September 12 from 4:00 – 7:00pm at Washburn University Law Campus south terrace or Saturday morning at the same location between 7:30 – 9:00am.

Team Registration Names

Congratulations on the following teams for reaching official team status:
4 Beauties & A Beast
Advisors Excel
AGA
Babs Tatas
BCBSKS
Big or Small, Save Them All
Breast Friends
Breast Friends United
Breast Investors
Busted
Collins Park
Commerce Cares
Dancing Babes
Forshee 5
Grandma’s Gladiators
Hogan’s Heroes
Hope on the Move
Jen’s Battling Brigade
Karla’s Kare Bears
Kickin Asphalt
Kinfolk Kickers
Knapp Family
KPERS Crusaders
KT’s TATA’s
Laurie’s Ladies
Lisa’s Legacy – (Lisa Chapman Team)
Making Strides for Jennifer
Nancy White
Nancy’s Crew
PeeWee’s People
Pennie
Quality Pest Control
Rack Pack
Save the Girls
Saving 2nd Place
Sole Mates
Sonolicious
Summer Fans!
SV Lab
Swoboda
Ta-Ta Bragade
Ta Ta Supporters
ta ta trotters
Team Darlene
Team Fluffy Girl
Team Jamie
Team Leiker
Team Lou
Team MK
Team Oehrig
The “A” Team
The Fast Team
The Pink Ladies
The Quirky Quintuple
The Rack Pack

Treasured Chests
V Team
walking with grace
Wild Walkers-Weight Watchers

Volunteer – $25

This category is for those who are interested in volunteering only at our event and wish to receive an event t-shirt and event packet. Entry into the running competition or walking event is not available with this option.

Donation – No Race – $25

This category is for those who are interested in donating to the RABC and receiving an event t-shirt and event packet. Entry into the running competition or walking event is not available with this option.

Fri Nite registrationEvent Kick Off Night/Packet Pickup/Silent Auction – September 12

Join us from 4:00 to 7:00pm at Washburn University Law School, south terrace! We will have onsite registration, pre-registered packet pick up, light supper provided by ClubHouse Inn, PT’s Caffee & Roasterie, live DJ by Ad Astra Mobile DJs & Event Solutions, silent auction, team mascots and so much more!

 

 

Awards

Awards will be given to the participants who enter the running competition and wear an assigned microchip bib. The top 3 overall male and female runners will receive $100, $75 and $50 respectively. A Master’s Award of $75 will also be presented to the top male and female runners 50 years of age and older. Special awards will be presented to the top 3 male and female runners based on the following age groups:

  • Medal close up12 & Under
  • 13 – 19
  • 20 – 24
  • 25 – 29
  • 30 – 34
  • 35 – 39
  • 40 – 44
  • 45 – 49
  • 50 – 54
  • 55 – 59
  • 60 – 64
  • 65 & Over

Rules

  • All Runners must wear the race number provided and wear their runner chip in order to receive their race time.
  • Overall awards will be based on clock time; age-group awards will be based on chip time.
  • Runners are not allowed to push strollers. Walkers may push strollers, pull wagons or push wheelchairs, but they must begin at the back of the walker group.
  • No animals are allowed on the course at any time.
  • A signed waiver must be received for each participant on the course

FAQ

What time is the event?

September 12 -Onsite Registration/Registration Packet Pickup/Silent Auction
4:30 – 6:00 pm

September 13 – 5K Run/Walk/Sales/Drawing
7:00-8:30 am – Check-In/Register
8:20-8:45 am – Dove release/warm up
9:00 am – Race Begins
10:00-10:30 am – Drawing/Awards

 

Are outside Vendors/Sales allowed at the 5K Event?

The annual 5K Run/Walk is the primary fundraiser for the Race Against Breast Cancer and provides the funds used to pay for screening and diagnostic mammograms through the Race Against Breast Cancer’s No-Cost Mammography program that benefits Northeast Kansans.  We do not allow outside sales or vendors at our 5K event that have not received prior approval from RABC 5K leadership.  If your group is interested in selling items at our event, please contact our office at (785) 271-1500.

When is the event?

All events take place at Washburn University Law Campus.

September 12 – Onsite registration/Early registration packet pickups/Silent Auction/Sales

September 13 – Onsite registration/Early registration packet pickups/Sales/Warm-up/5K Run/Walk/Drawing

Where is the event?

Washburn University Law School south terrace, 18th & MacVicar, Topeka, Kansas

Course Information

5K (3.1 miles) with splits provided at 1 mile and 2 mile markers with one water station at the 2 mile mark. See course map here.

Where can I park?

Free parking is available on the north & south sides of the WU Law School.

Do you offer Online Registration?

Yes, we will offer online registration.  Please check back later to see when it is available.

Onsite Registration

Available during September 12 evening event & September 13 day of race.  Credit cards accepted onsite with a service fee.

Are animals allowed?

No, animals are not allowed on the 5K course at any time during the event.

How is the race scored?

Microchip technology will be provided with results posted here after the 5K.   To be eligible for awards participants must be entered as runners and must wear their runner bib during the event.  Results will be posted after the 5K event on site as well as online.

Are Strollers, Wagons & Wheelchairs allowed?

NEW for 2014 – Anyone pushing a wheelchair or stroller must decide if they will be running or walking.  If they will be running while pushing a wheelchair or stroller they must begin at the end of the runner pack.  There will be NO exceptions.  If they will be walking while pushing a wheelchair or stroller they must begin at the end of the walker pack.  Anyone pulling a wagon must walk and begin at the end of the walker pack.  There will be NO exceptions.

The order of lineup at the start line will be:
1) Runners without strollers and wheelchairs
2) Runner with wheelchairs and strollers
3) Walkers
4) Walkers with wheelchairs/strollers/wagons

The order of lineup will be enforced for the safety and enjoyment of all. We also recommend those being pushed in wheelchairs/strollers be secured before taking their place in the lineup.   Hopefully this will be an enjoyable event for all registered participants and we can continue to allow runners with wheelchairs and strollers on a permanent basis.

Will there be event T-Shirts?

With each paid registration participants can receive a shirt at no extra cost. The 2014 5K event shirt will be 50/50% cotton v-neck bright pink short sleeved t-shirts.

Breast Cancer Survivors

Scarf 3In addition to T-shirts, the Race Against Breast Cancer will honor all breast cancer survivors participating in the 5K event with a complimentary gift. This year’s gift will be a solid pink infinity scarf with pin set.

Thank you to our 2014 5K Sponsors

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Ken & Pam Alexander * Bartlett & West, Inc  *  Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas * Capital City Bank  *  James Jr & Pamela Caplinger  *  ClubHouse Inn & Suites * FHL Bank Topeka  *  Kansas Hospital Association * Lincoln Center OB-GYN * Darin Loewen, D.D.S. * Radiology and Nuclear Medicine LLC  * Security Benefit * St. Francis General, Vascular & Bariatric Surgery at Tallgrass * Washburn University

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