The annual Run for the Ribbons 5k is back with a different location for the 2015 Spring Series. The race will take place in downtown Rockingham on Saturday, April 18th. The race benefits the Foundation of FirstHealth’s Cancer CARE fund and Discovery Place Kids Rockingham.
The Family Fun 1k will begin at 9:30 am in front of Discovery Place Kids in Rockingham (233 E. Washington Street, Rockingham NC 28379). The 5k will follow at 10:00 am. Participants in the race will receive free admission to Discovery Place Kids-Rockingham on the day of the race. The 5k race will be a mixture of trail and paved course. A map of the course is available for runners.
Tips from SRS
- Packet pick-up will take place Friday, April 17, from 5:00 pm until 7:00 pm across the street from Discovery Place Kids-Rockingham (233 E. Washington Street, Rockingham, NC 28379), and on Saturday, April 18 at 7:00 am at the registration tent
- Registration is available online or paper registration is available
The Foundation of FirstHealth Cancer CARES fund has provided more than 1 million dollars of direct support to cancer patients since 2000.