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The Healing Races of Memphis 1-Mile, 5K & 10K
5K, 10K, 1mi, 1 hours


WHEN?

Saturday, March 16, 2024

 Race starts at 9:00am.

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WHERE?

4523 Elvis Presley Blvd

Memphis, Tennessee 38116

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ABOUT THE RACE

Students grades 1 through 12 walk/run for free. Registration required. Join us as we walk and run on March 16, 2024 in The Healing Races of Memphis. Every one who registers receives a t-shirt and a race bag. Improving literacy is one way we heal our family, our community and our city. The Healing Races of Memphis aims to bring awareness to illiteracy. WHEN: SATURDAY, MARCH 16, 2024 TIME: 9:00 A.M. WHERE: 4523 ELVIS PRESLEY BLVD, MEMPHIS, TN 38116 DID YOU KNOW? According to research: In Memphis, 1 in 7 adults do not read above a 6th grade level and, on top of that, only 24.1% of students complete the 3rd grade reading on grade level. The struggles that come with low literacy are far-reaching, straining not only the individual but the entire community. Let's Race to Help Our Children Read! MARCH 16, 2024 9:00 A.M. Registration Fees and Available Discounts Students grades 1 through 12 walk/run for free. Registration required. Students are asked to wear their school t-shirt, they will not receive a race t-shirt. WIN$100.00 - Get Your Team Together. TEAM LEADER WITH MOST PAID PARTICIPANTS WINS $100.00 Help promote this event and Earn 10% off Registration REGISTRATION FEES through 03/10/2024 (The fees will increase by $5.00 on March 11 , 2024) 5K Walker/Runner - $25 10K Walker/Runner - $25 1-Mile Fun Walk - $25 Children Event Ages 4-12 $5 Team of 20 or more $20 per person Team of 15-19 $21 per person Team of 10-14 $22 per person Team of 5-9 $23 per person Note: Members of The Healing Cathedral - fees are $5.00 less than noted above, for the 10K and 5K and 1 Mile race, children's challenge fees are the same for non members and members $5 Refunds Unfortunately No refunds available. Finisher’s medals, food, fun, goody bags and music will be at The Healing Races of Memphis March 16, 2024!! Packet Pick Up - Thursday, March 14th - 4:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. (location: The Healing Cathedral, 4523 Elvis Presley Blvd, Memphis, TN 38116) Day of the Race Agenda 7:00 am. Registration and packet pickup 8:40 a.m. Walkers/Runners Warmup 9:00 a.m. 10k Race Starts 9:00 a.m. 5k Race Starts 9:00 a.m. 1-Mile Run/Walk Starts 10:00 a.m. 5K Awards Presentation 10:45 a.m. 10K Awards Presentation Medals Each finisher receives a medal. Each age group winner will be recognized on race day and will receive a placement medal . Age Groups for both the 5k and 10k 10 & Under,11 -19, 20 - 29, 30 - 39, 40 - 49, 50 - 59, 60+ Timing Start to Finish Company will time the 5K and the 10K The 1 Mile Walk/Run will not be timed. The t-shirt comes in long and short sleeve.