2009 Race for Victory/studentaffairs/hsc/stulif/saaapa/
- The Victory Center
- SAAAPA - Student Academy of the American Academy of Physician Assistants
- AAPA - American Academy of Physician Assistants
- OAPA - Ohio Association of Physician Assistants
- Swan Creek Preserve - Toledo Area Metroparks
- The University of Toledo's Physician Assistant Program
- The University of Toledo - Health Science Campus
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The 3rd Annual Race for Victory was a huge success !
Over 150 people attended and over $3,500 was raised !
The Student Academy of the American Academy of Physician Assistants (SAAAPA) at The University of Toledo sponsored the 3rd Annual “Race for Victory” 5K Run/3K Walk on Saturday, October 3rd, 2009, at Swan Creek Preserve Metropark in Toledo. All net proceeds were donated to The Victory Center of Toledo.
PA student Rachel Roberts presents a check to the Victory Center.
View Results of the Run: here
Runners & Walkers arrived early to register for the event.
Each runner & walker had their own race bib.
These UT PA student volunteers were happy to provide information and pass out the great t-shirts!
More happy PA Student volunteers.
There was plenty of food & drinks provided by the event sponsors.
Members of a local soccer team signed-in and participated in the 5k run.
These runners are given instructions about the 5k run.
The runners & walkers line-up near the start of the 5k Run & 3k Walk.
On your mark...get set...GO !!!!
This runner was ahead of the pack.
A UT PA alumni and her UT Medical Student husband racing through the course.
These runners are nearing the finish line.
Smiling PA students greeted the finishers & gave out numerous prizes & give-aways.
The Victory Center had many happy volunteers & participants.
The Victory Center hopes to see everyone again next year for this great cause.
Read more about The Victory Center below:
WHAT IS THE VICTORY CENTER?
The Victory Center is a non-profit organization. It is not a government agency nor is it a recipient of United Way funds. Every dollar raised from individual donations, foundation grants, corporate or business contributions, and special events is earmarked to provide programs for cancer patients.
To nourish and comfort the body, mind and spirit during the fight against cancer.
The Victory Center supports and educates cancer patients and those closest to them through individual and group programs and services such as massage therapy, yoga, reflexology, guest lecturers and support groups in Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan.
Please visit the Victory Center's website: www.thevictorycenter.org
3rd Annual RACE FOR VICTORY
5k Run & 3k Walk Information:
Date: Saturday, October 3, 2009
Place: Swan Creek Preserve Metropark - Airport Highway Entrance
A map of Swan Creek Preserve Metropark can be found here: Map. Race is held on the Brown Multi-purpose trail.
Time: Registration - 9:00 am; 5k Run / 3k Walk start time - 10:00 am
Pre-registered runners & walkers please arrive before 9:45am to allow time to check-in before the race.
All participants (runners & walkers) must sign a liability waiver on the day of the event prior to participation. All participants under the age of 18 must have a parent/legal guardian present to sign the liability form.
Cost: Pre-registration by September 12 $20.00 - includes a FREE Race for Victory T-Shirt; Pre-registration after September 12 $20.00 - includes a FREE T-shirt only while supplies last; Race-Day registration $25.00 - FREE T-shirts only while supplies last. Registration information is below.
Prizes & Giveaways:
- Prizes for the top finishers in each age and gender group
- Multiple random-draw giveaways for participants in both the run & walk
FOOD and DRINKS will be provided as well.
Come out to support a great cause!
Questions/more information, contact:
Rachel Roberts, Race for Victory Chair
If your business is interested in sponsoring this event, contact:
Jim Bitz, Sponsor Co-Chair