Register for the Baton Rouge Get Your Rear in Gear® 5K Run/Walk to help raise funds for colon cancer awareness efforts in the Baton Rouge 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, April 18, 2015
Pennington Biomedical Research, Baton Rouge, LA
Early Bird pricing extended!
5K Run/Walk Adult: $20 Early Bird Pricing until January 1; $25 until April 6; $30 after April 6 and on Race Day
5K Run/Walk Youth (12 and under): $10 Early Bird Pricing until January 1; $12 until April 6; $15 after April 6 and on Race Day
Kids Fun Run (10 and under): $10 Early Bird Pricing until January 1; $12 until April 6; $15 after April 6 and on Race Day
**We do our best to ensure everyone gets the shirt size they order but to be guaranteed your requested size please register by April 6**
NOTE: Survivors are free. Contact us for the discount code.
Can't attend in person? Become a Virtual Racer!
Adult Virtual Racer: $20
Youth Virtual Racer: $10
Please note: fees are non-refundable and race bibs are non-transferable
Online Registration Closing Date:
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
Registration: 7:30 AM
Kids Fun Run: 8:30 AM
5K Timed Run: 9:00 AM
5K Walk: 9:05 AM
Packet Pick Up:
Fleet Feet Sport
6251 Perkins Road, Baton Rouge, LA, 70808
Packets can also be picked-up at the race from 7 to 8:30 a.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.
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, contact:
Dr Kelly Finan
Email Dr. Finan
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|Thank you supporting the Colon Cancer Coalition through the Baton Rouge 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.