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Beat Brain Cancer 5k and 1 Mile Walk

This is the fifth annual 5k run and 1 mile walk in memory of Desiree Stockholm who was a Nurse Practitioner at Strong Memorial Hospital.  It is a fast, flat, road race through neighborhoods near East Rochester High School.  Proceeds from this event will be donated to Allivea Maxon, a 6 year old from Hilton NY who has pilocytic Astrocytoma, unfortunately Allivea has lost her battle to brain cancer on February 11, 2020, and Craig Winter, a 9 year old from Pittsford NY who is battling a neuronal glioma.  Lets come together and help these families with lost wages and medical expenses.  This race will be timed by Robin Hood Races, packet pick-up will be at MedVed on June 5th, 2020, from 3:30pm to 7:30pm, and on race day at East Rochester High School from 7:30am to 8:45am.   Wheelchair division will begin at 8:57am, runners at 9:00am and walkers at 9:03am. NOTE:  If you are signing up to push a wheelchair, please sign up in the wheelchair division. There will be cash prizes to the overall male and overall female in first ($125), second ($100) and third ($75).  Medals to top three in age groups.  There will be a kids obstacle course, for ages 10 and under.  This is a USATF Sanctioned event and certified course. Our course is Certified to be accurate by USATF #NY19102KL.