Last year me and my mini-me had a great time at the Susan G Komen Race for The Cure and we will surely be back again this year!
WHAT: 23rd Annual Komen Houston Race for the Cure®, presented locally by Marathon Oil Corporation
WHO: Over 26,000 Race participants, including 2,400 breast cancer survivors
WHERE: Downtown Houston (Allen Parkway & I-45)
WHEN :Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013
HOW: Online registration for the 2013 Komen Houston Race for the Cure is still open, but registrants MUST PICK UP their PACKET AT WALK-IN REGISTRATION
Walk-in Registration at IKEA Houston
7810 I-10 Katy Freeway Houston, TX 77024
Wednesday, Oct. 3 – 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 4 – 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 5 – 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
· Online registration fees are $40 for adults, $25 for children(17 and under), $30 for survivors and $45 for competitive runners
· Registration fees increase by $5 at Walk-In registration at IKEA
· Registration for Sleep In for the Cure is $50 and includes a Race T-shirt, a snooze bib and an extra “Sleep In” treat
· Registration will also be accepted the morning of the Race at the designated tent from 6 to 7:30 a.m.; only cash and checks will be accepted on Race day.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:
FRIDAY, OCT. 4
Komen Houston Pink Out Day
Local companies, organizations and Komen Houston supporters will sport pink for the day in rally of the 2013 Race. Tweet pictures @KomenHouston with the hashtag #pinkoutday
SATURDAY, OCT. 5
Komen Houston Race for the Cure® – Downtown Houston
� 6 a.m. Race Day Walk-in Registration
� 7:45 a.m. – Race Opening Ceremonies & Memorial Bird Release
� 8:00 a.m. – 5K Timed Competitive Run
� 8:10 a.m. – 5K Non-Competitive Run
�8:25 a.m. – Family Walk / Kids K presented by National Oilwell Varco
� 8:40 a.m. – 5K Walk
� 9:15 a.m. – Runners’ Award Ceremony
� 10:30 a.m. – Survivor Celebration, sponsored by Baker Hughes Corporation