Winston Salem, NC

Register for the Winston Salem Get Your Rear in Gear® 5K Run/Walk to help raise funds for colon cancer awareness efforts in the Winston Salem area. Monies raised will stay in our community, helping with prevention, early detection and treatment, and healthy living projects for this disease. The event includes refreshments, tech shirts and marathon quality medals for age group winners.  Get Your Rear in Gear provides a special opportunity to honor survivors and those lost to colon cancer in our community.

Saturday, March 8, 2014

BB&T Ballpark ++Home of the Dash!++
951 Ballpark Way, Winston-Salem, NC 27101

5K Run/Walk and Roger Fowler Mile of Hope Adult:  $30 until March 5 at 6:00pm; $35 on Race Day
5/K Run/Walk and Roger Fowler Mile of Hope Student: $20 until March 5 at 6:00pm; $25 on Race Day
5K Run/Walk and Roger Fowler Mile of Hope Youth (12 and under): $15 until March 5 at 6:00pm; $20 on Race Day
Please note: fees are non-refundable and race bibs are non-transferable
Adult Virtual Racer: $25
Youth Virtual Racer: $15

Unable to attend Get Your Rear in Gear? Do you still want to make an impact on colon cancer in your community? Register as a "Virtual Racer" and support the cause from your pajamas, your kids soccer field, your work, or your vacation! You can even join a team and help them win prizes on event day!

Becoming a Virtual Racer allows you to register and raise pledges in support of your local Get Your Rear in Gear event.  Those registered for this option will receive a 2014 Race t-shirt (must be picked up in person or by a family member or friend at packet pick-up or on race day).  When selecting this option, you can also choose to join the team of your choice.  Colon cancer survivors registering as a Virtual Racer will also receive a Survivor t-shirt.

NOTE: Scholarships available for survivors. Contact us for the discount code. 

Online Registration Closing Date:
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 6 PM ET

Event Schedule:
Registration: 2:30 PM
Roger Fowler Mile of Hope: 3:30 PM

5K Timed Run: 4:00 PM
5K Walk: 4:05 PM

After Party!

Join in the party after the 5K is complete! Live music,

food trucks

, and fun! A portion of the food truck proceeds will go toward 

colon cancer awareness 

and education.


Packet Pick-Up
Friday, March 7
Fleet Feet
Miller Street
4 - 7 p.m.

Important information for teams:
Team Captains MUST register first and create their team name during the registration process. Team Members should register after the team captain has registered and created the team. Team members will then select the team name from the drop down box on the registration form during registration.

Online Fundraising
A fundraising page will automatically be created for you once you have completed your online registration! Teams and individuals can then personalize your page and invite your friends & family to make a donation online. You will receive an email on how to access your fundraising page.
For more information or to find Get Your Rear in Gear events in other cities visit our website.
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Sam & Lynn Auringer







Winston Salem Get Your Rear in Gear

Thank you supporting the Colon Cancer Coalition through the Winston Salem Get Your Rear in Gear 5K event. With your help, we are working to increase knowledge of this disease and its warning signs, and positively impact screening rates from this highly preventable cancer. Tell everyone you know to talk to their doctor today about colon cancer screening.

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133 percent of goal achieved.
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Top Fundraisers

Adult 5K Runner

  1. Jaime Bohl - $375.00
  2. Greg Waters - $270.00
  3. Julie Weiner - $145.00
  4. Jen Nierle - $145.00
  5. Matthew Goldman - $125.00

Student 5K Runner

  1. Alexandra Boger - $100.00
  2. Chris Berels - $20.00

Youth 5K Runner

  1. Riley Davis - $125.00
  2. Grace Fowler - $40.00

Adult 5K Walker

  1. Jamie Huss - $1,015.00
  2. Lora Carter - $1,000.00
  3. Kim Fowler - $140.00
  4. Stephen Mcnatt - $100.00
  5. Erin Dolan - $100.00

Student 5K Walker

  1. Ella Fowler - $40.00
  2. Alex Wall - $25.00

Youth 5K Walker

  1. Owen Fowler - $40.00

Adult Roger Fowler Mile of Hope

  1. Daisy Fowler - $140.00
  2. Rhett Newton - $45.00
  3. Karein Freehill - $20.00
  4. Joycie Phillips - $10.00
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