Salina, KS

Now: 36 °

Currently: Fair

Hi: 36 ° | Lo: 22 °

Ready to Run “Fe For a Cure”

KSAL StaffSeptember 21, 2017

Officials are ready for hundreds of people to lace up their shoes and run or walk down Santa Fe Saturday morning to help in the fight against cancer. One of the major roads in Salina will be closed to traffic Saturday morning for the “Fe for a Cure” event.

Fe for A Cure is a 5K point to point race/walk through the heart of Salina, down Santa Fe Avenue from St. John’s Military School to Kansas Wesleyan University. Proceeds from the event will go to benefit Breast Cancer Patients at the Tammy Walker Cancer Center.

By mid-week this week, about 700 people were signed up. Organizers say that walk-up registrations are welcome.

The event previously was held in October, as part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. It’s being held in September this year to highlight all forms of cancer

All participants are asked to park park at KWU/ University, University United Methodist Church, or at St Mary’s Church. Courtesy shuttles will take everyone to the starting point.  The shuttles will leave from  Claflin and 4th Street.

After the race, stick around for the live music, pancake feed, race awards, refreshments, and fun for the whole family on the Kansas Wesleyan campus. morning.

 

Race Schedule

7 a.m. – 8:15 a.m. Onsite registration and packet pick-up at Kansas Wesleyan
7:15 a.m. – 8:15 a.m. Shuttle service available from Kansas Wesleyan to St. John’s
8:45 a.m. Race Announcements and Survivor’s Welcome
9:00 a.m. Race Begins

 

Copyright © Rocking M Media, 2017. All Rights Reserved. No part of this story or website may be reproduced without Rocking M Media’s express consent.

 

Copyright © Rocking M Media, 2018. All Rights Reserved. No part of this story may be reproduced without Rocking M Media’s express consent.

CATEGORIES :

COMMENTS

RELATED POSTS

Radio Stations Ready for Toy Drive

December 6, 2017 3:43 pm

31st Toy Run Roars Across Salina

November 19, 2017 4:43 pm

STAY IN TOUCH!

GET OUR APP!

LATEST POSTS

Popular Poultry Movie to...
February 23, 2018Comments
Mustang Revved and Stolen
February 23, 2018Comments
Meth Arrest
February 23, 2018Comments
Suspect Sought in Salina ...
February 23, 2018Comments

LATEST TWEETS

Read all tweets
© 2007 - 2018 - EEO