SUPERHERO 5K RUN
September 9, 2017
St. Michael’s Town Square, Greeley, Colorado
Our 5th Annual Superhero Run and Family Carnival will be bigger and better than ever. Join other cape crusaders and be part of this unique and family-friendly event for serious runners, families and everyone in between. Don’t miss being a part of this popular Greeley event.
Early Packet pick up
Thursday, September 7, 4:00 to 6:00 pm
must be registered by 5:00 pm on Wednesday, September 6.
Life Stories – 1610 29th Ave. Pl., North side of building
Day of Packet Pick Up
at the event between 7:15 and 8:15 am
Every 5K and 1 Mile participant will receive a T-Shirt. Shirt guaranteed on race day if registered by August 28.
On-line registration closes at 4:00 pm on Friday, September 8
Registrations in person at Bell’s Running or Life Stories – 1610 29th Ave. Pl., Suite 201, Greeley 80634 until 4:00 pm on Friday, September 8. Make checks payable to Life Stories. Credit Cards accepted at Life Stories.
Registrations accepted in person at race from 7:15 am to 8:15 am
7:15 to 8:15 am – Registration and check-in
8:30 am – 5K Race begins
8:35 am – 1 Mile Race begins
9:00 am – Family Carnival Opens
9:15 am – Free Kids Fun Run Begins
9:30 am – Official Timing Ends
9:45 am – Awards Ceremony
11:00 am – Family Carnival Closes
View Race Route
School Team Fundraiser
The largest team of paid participants from any certified K-12 school in Weld County will win $500 donated by PDC Energy.
~Form a team. Participants can run or walk in either the 5K or 1 Mile run.
~The first person to register will form a team (first choose your race category – 5K Adult, 5K Youth, etc. – team question appears at bottom of form after selecting race type)
~Encourage students, parents, teachers, friends and family to register under that team name.
~Find a superhero costume (optional but more fun)
~Registration open on race day, but no transfers to school teams on the day of the event.
Free Family Carnival
Open from 9:00 am to 11:00 am
- Bounce Castle and Obstacle Course
- Photo Booth
- Carnival Games and Prizes
- Face Painting
Free Kids Run
Every child needs a hero, but abused children need superheroes.
Which Superhero will YOU be?
RACE FOR FREE
HOW TO EARN A FREE ENTRY THROUGH FUNDRAISING
1. Click here to create your fundraising team, set a goal, and fill out the race entry form.
2. Share your fundraising link via social media, email, etc.
3. Your entry will be activated after you meet the minimum goal ($75 for children; $100 for adults).
Fundraising Deadline: 11:59pm September 7th, 2017
* If you don’t raise the minimum goal by this time, your credit card will be charged your race registration fee.
Click here for ideas on getting started with fundraising.
PEOPLE TO ASK
For ideas on people to ask, click here.
WAYS TO RAISE FUNDS
Want tips on raising over $100? Click here.
Need some inspiration from past successful superhero fundraisers? Check out our blogs.
Become a Sponsor
Showcase your business to thousands of people while building your brand; all while raising funds and awareness about child abuse and neglect in Weld County.
We have sponsorship levels to fit every budget and marketing needs.
To become a sponsor, fill out this form and click submit. You may continue to Pay Pal form if you’d like to pay with a credit card.
Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Success Stories
Meet Cheryl: as an employee of Life Stories, she is always looking for creative ways to support the organization. In 2016, she decided to raise funds by doing a charity climb to the top of Mount Elbert. Since she had summited 2 fourteeners, 15 years earlier, she...
Meet Bailee: at only 10 years old, she is already an amazing Superhero! For several months in the summer of 2016, she sold her homemade rubber band bracelets and bottled water to people at her brother’s baseball games, the 4th of July parade, and to other friends and...