Philadelphia, PA

Register for the Philadelphia Get Your Rear in Gear® 4Mile Run/2 Mile Walk to help raise funds for colon cancer awareness efforts in the Philadelphia 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.

Sunday, March 22, 2015 

Memorial Hall / Please Touch Museum
4 Mile Runner:  $27 until March 15 (midnight); $35 on Race Day
2 Mile Walk Adult:  $27 until March 15 (midnight); $35 on Race Day
2 Mile Walk Youth (12 and under): $13 until March 15 (midnight); $15 on Race Day
Kids Fun Run (10 and under): $13 until March 15 (midnight); $15 on Race Day

Can't attend in person? Become a Virtual Racer!
Virtual Racer: $27
(Online only)
Please note: fees are non-refundable and race bibs are non-transferable

Online Registration Closing Date:
Sunday, March 15, 2015 at Midnight

Event Schedule:
Registration: 7:00 - 8:15 AM
Kids Fun Run: 8:30 AM

4 Mile Timed Run: 8:40 AM 
2 Mile Walk: 9:00 AM

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, contact:

Maria Grasso
Executive Director 
Email Maria

Bonnie Grant
Media Contact
Phone: 215-290-0382
Email Bonnie

Online Registration Questions
Email Christie
Phone: 952-378-1237

Ellen Soloff
Email Ellen

Abby Harvey
Email Abby

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Philadelphia Get Your Rear in Gear
Thank you supporting the Colon Cancer Coalition through the Philadelphia Get Your Rear in Gear 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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