October is National Breast Cancer Awareness month. This is our chance to raise awareness about the importance of finding breast cancer early. Make a difference! Spread the word about mammograms, and encourage communities, organizations, families, and individuals to get involved.
Lets use this month as an opportunity to get involved.
Running in PinkTober 5k/10k
Virtual Run Only
Now you can Run or Walk for PinkTober from the comfort of your hometown with all your running friends. This is strictly a virtual run, we will only ship in the United States. A portion of the race proceeds will be split evenly between the following breast cancer non profits
-The Breast Cancer Research Foundation
-The Susan G. Komen Foundation
-Living Beyond Breast Cancer
You can register to run the 5K or 10K virtually anywhere in the United States up until Oct 31st, 2020 and receive a Training plan and a FINISHER medal. If you register for both the 5k/10k you will also be mailed a T-shirt.
Virtual Race Rules and Submitting Results:
1). Complete your race distance or distances on a course of your choice indoor on a treadmill or outdoors on the open road. All you have to do is complete the distance by Oct 31st, 2020.
2). You may document your run with before and after photos and post them on our facebook page https://www.facebook.com/inthezoneevents/
3). Post your results on Strava.com (You can downloand the app or log on for free), join In The Zone club(click here)
4). Click "Im In" then add the words Running in PinkTober 5k/10k
don't forget to save your entry.
5). Connect with us on Instagram and tag your photos #inthezoneevents
Mailings will start on November 1st, 2020, please allow two-three weeks for delivery. WE WILL ONLY BE SHIPPING IN THE UNITED STATES. Participants are responsible for providing the correct shipping address during online registration. If the packet is returned to us for any reason, the participant will be responsible for paying the second shipping fee. We will be mailing your medal and/or T-shirt no matter if results are submitted or not. Training plans will be emailed to you.