BE A HERO 5K

Lace up your running shoes and join us
for a morning run through the park!

Sunday, August 11, 2019
Registration begins at 7:00 AM

Begins at Rolland Moore Park and Ends at ChildSafe's Office
2001 S. Shields Street
Fort Collins, CO 80526

Water provided by High Country Beverage

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Be a Hero 5K Advanced Registration (by midnight on August 8)

$ 30.00
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Day-of Registration will increase to: $40 Adult; $20 Student; $15 Youth; $140 Team of 4.

Be prepared to show your student ID at check-in.

Day-of Race Registrants not guaranteed a race t-shirt.

Running isn’t your thing but you still want to support ChildSafe?

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Event Sponsorships Available

  • Champion: $1,500, 8 Tickets
  • Defender: $750, 6 Tickets
  • Guardian: $500, 4 Tickets
  • Protector: $250, 2 Tickets

All Sponsors Receive: Recognition at event; Recognition on projectors or big screen TVs throughout the venue (when applicable); Recognition on all event electronic communications; Recognition on all print media (pending press run).

Events are an ideal way to support ChildSafe’s mission while also promoting your company brand. Event Sponsors help to alleviate production costs to ensure that 100% of individual donations raised go toward services for ChildSafe clients. 

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FAQ

Q: Will there be Day-of-Race Registration?
A: Yes, but we encourage everyone to register online by midnight Wednesday, August 8, 2019 to ensure a spot. Day-of-Race Registration will run from 7:00 AM – 8:00 AM on Saturday, August 11, or until we reach capacity. So sign-up early!

Q: What if the weather is bad? Will the race be canceled? 
A: Rain, snow or sun, we still run! Please decide on your participation based on your own circumstances and remember that all participants run at their own risk. In the event of catastrophic conditions, we do not issue refunds. 

Q: What is available for purchase at the race?
A: Extra race t-shirts (cotton) are available for $10.00 and short sleeve technical shirts are available for $20.00. All race shirts are available first-come-first-served, so we can’t guarantee sizes or availability. 

Q: Do I have to register my child for the race?
A: We do not give bibs to children under 3 (but they can still participate). Youth ages 3-17 who are registered for the 5K will receive a bib; please register using the Youth Registration category. 

Q: Do I have to register my kid(s) for the Mini Heroes Dash?
A: No registration is necessary to participate in the Mini Heroes Dash. Youth 10 and under should line up at the starting line before 8:00 AM. Be sure to purchase a t-shirt for for your child when registering so they are guaranteed to have a race t-shirt.

Q: When does the course need to be clear?
A: By 10:00 AM. If there are still participants on the course, we cannot ensure safety measures will be available. 

Q: Can I bring my dog?
A: Unfortunately no. We are planning to incorporate our furry friends in future events but would like to work our way up to it gradually. Stay tuned!

Q: Can I push a stroller?
A: Yes! This is a family friendly event. If you’re a fast stroller, please be cautious and line up towards the sides and back. 

Q: Where can I see race results?
A: You can find them on Race RosterRunlimited LLC and ChildSafe Colorado. We will also post them on our website at www.childsafecolorado.org

Packet Pick-up

  • Thursday, August 9 at ChildSafe Colorado from Noon–6 PM
  • Friday, August 10 at ChildSafe Colorado from 8 AM–5 PM
  • Sunday, August 11 – Day of Race – at the “Packet Pick-Up” tent from 7 AM–8 AM

Teams

Participating as a team is a great way to both save a little cash on registration and participate with friends, family or colleagues! Teams must have four or more participants. Join the fun by giving your team a creative name, wearing coordinating costumes and of course – cheering one another on to the finish line. Prize for the largest team and best dressed team!

Awards

Top runners in the following categories will receive a cash prize:

  • Overall: 1st Place Male
  • Overall: 1st Place Female
  • Overall: 2nd Place Male
  • Overall: 2nd Place Female
  • Overall: 3rd Place Male
  • Overall: 3rd Place Female
  • Masters: 1st Place Male (define the age)
  • Masters 1st Place Female

Runners in the following categories will receive gift cards:

  • Masters: 2nd Place Male
  • Masters: 2nd Place Female
  • Masters: 3rd Place Male
  • Masters: 3rd Place Female

 

The first and second male and female finishers in the following age groups will receive prizes:

  • 14 and younger
  • 15-19
  • 20-29
  • 30-39
  • 40-49
  • 50-59
  • 60-69
  • 70-79
  • 80+

Additional award categories that receive prizes:

  • Fastest Team
  • Largest Team
  • Best Team costume
  • Best Hero costume male/female – male child/female child

You must be present at the Awards Ceremony to win.  

Event Schedule

  • 7:00 AM: Registration and Packet Pick-up
  • 7:00 AM: Vendor Area Active
  • 8:00 AM: Registration Closes
  • 8:15 AM: 5K start
  • 8:30 AM: Mini Heroes Dash
  • 9:45 AM: Awards and Closing Ceremony
  • 10:00 AM: Course Closes

Contact

Sonali Kovoor-Misra
skovoor-misra@childsafecolorado.org
(970) 472-4133 x11204