The Alex Valeno Exceptional Persons 5K Walk/Run
4th Annual Charity Event


Sunday, April 10, 2016

On site registration opens at 12:00pm.  Race starts at 1:00pm.

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1325 Sumneytown Pike

Gwynedd Valley, Pennsylvania 19437

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     The online registration deadline for this event has passed. Registration will be open before the race begins, on-site.


This is a charity event hosted by the Special Education Club of Gwynedd Mercy University. The funds raised will be used to support Special People in the Northeast (SPIN), The Autism Institute of Gwynedd Mercy University and Wordsworth Academy. Alex Valeno was an active club member and co-president of the club until January 2013 when she suddenly passed away due to congenital heart disease. In order to honor her, the club has started The Alex Valeno Special Education Award and has designated the 5K in her name. - Festivities include: a DJ, food, a 50/50, Raffle Baskets and more! - This race will take place on Gwynedd Mercy University's Campus. - Registration at the race will be cash/check only. - University Student Registrants, ID will be checked - All participants are guaranteed a shirt IF registered BEFORE March 12, 2016. - Registrants later than March 12 will receive t-shirts on a first come, first serve basis! - Prizes will be awarded for first male & female finishers valued at $100 each! There is a registration fee of $2.00 for online registration, we apologize for any inconvenience.