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Upcoming Events

4th Annual 5K 4 Kids
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Saturday, January 10, 2015, 07:00am

5K 4 Kids Race

The Saint Anthony Knights of Columbus will host the 4th Annual 5K 4 Kids, a certified and timed 5 kilometer (3.1 mile) race, suitable for all ages and experience levels of runners and walkers. Participants will enjoy a scenic new course this year which winds through the historic Victoria Park neighborhood in Fort Lauderdale. Double-amputee, CDTC "Kid's Hero" and gold medal track star, Brian Douglas, will once again serve as the 5K 4 Kids motivating Race Captain.

Pre-Register/Race Day:
5K Run/Walk (Adult): $30/$35
5K Student (Age 19 & Under)$15/$20
Kids Dash $5/$10
Youth Mile$5/$10

Register online at www.5k4kids.org

For more information call Jessica Vones at 954-728-1040 or email jvones@browardhealth.org

More than 300 runners of all ages are anticipated to participate in this year’s 5K 4 Kids race.

Proceeds from the 5K 4 Kids will benefit special needs children from Children's Diagnostic & Treatment Center and provide scholarship opportunities for the Saint Anthony Foundation for Education. The Saint Anthony Knights of Columbus began the 5K 4 Kids Race as a way to help support the needy children of Broward County. Proceeds from the event will benefit CDTC and the Saint Anthony Foundation for Education.

Interviews and photo op available with:

- Brian Douglas, a 10-year-old from Lauderhill, Brian is a double-amputee who was recently fitted with powerful running blade prosthetics. He loves to run and swim competitively and is an inspiration to other amputees who admire his courage, drive and prowess on the track.

- Dr. Ana Calderon Randazzo, CDTC Executive Director

- Amanda Mitchell, CDTC Director of Development

- Dennis Terrill, Saint Anthony Knights of Columbus Race Chair

Location St. Anthony’s Catholic Church
820 NE 3rd Street
Fort Lauderdale