Road to the Race – The Evansville Tri-State Affiliate of Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure Registration
Most of us have been affected by breast cancer. Whether you are like me and have had friends or family lose the battle or have fought the disease yourself, the little pink ribbon is more than just cute to you – it stands for courage, strength and prevention.
The Evansville Tri-State Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure® is dedicated to combating breast cancer at every front. According to the Centers for Disease control Indiana rates among the highest states in percentages of women who have developed the disease. Kentucky is within the second tier of high risk states.
Because of the high numbers associated with the disease in this area, it’s important that we as a community come together to raise both awareness for preventative measures and also funds for research and local resources to aid those who are fighting the battle and their families. The Race for the Cure® is the biggest area fundraiser that is held in honor of survivors, those with breast cancer, and those who have passed away from breast cancer. However, The Evansville Tri-State Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure® also hosts a multitude of fundraising and awareness events throughout the summer – leading up to the event.
We at Townsquare Media are dedicated to spreading the word about prevention, these events and also details about race day. We are kicking off our Road to the Race series with one of the most basic but important things you need to know about the 2012 Race for the Cure® – registration as an individual or a team! Register online before July 31 to receive Early Bird pricing!
HOW TO REGISTER
Register online to start a team, join a team, or register as an individual.
Registration types include: Race Participant, Extra”CURE”ricular, Snooze for the Cure, At Work for the Cure, Proud in the Crowd, 12 & Under and Komen VIP.
Register by mail by mailing your completed Race entry form (Available soon!) along with payment to the Evansville Tri-State Affiliate at 4424 Vogel Road, Suite 205, Evansville, IN, 47715. All entries must be postmarked by September 12. After September 12, please bring your entry form the Affiliate office. One registration form per person, please.
Register in-person prior to the Race at the Evansville Tri-State Affiliate office.
German American Bank (2nd floor)
4424 Vogel Road, Suite 205
Evansville, IN 47715
You can also register on Race day and two days prior to the Race (September 20 and 21) at Old National Bank in Downtown Evansville. Additional registration fees will apply. Those who register at Late Registration will get their t-shirt and Race bib at the time of registration.
T-shirt Pickup: T-shirts will be available for pickup for those not on teams starting September 20 at Old National Bank in Downtown Evansville. Late Registration/T-shirt pickup will be open from 9:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. on September 20 and 21 and starting at 6:30 a.m. on Race day. If you register on a team, your team captain will pickup your t-shirt starting on September 14 (churches only) through September 18.