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Seventh annual Race for the Cure to occur April 14

April 13, 2018

 

The 7th annual Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure will take place on April 14, 2018 in Ocean City, Maryland. This event is in partnership with the Susan G. Komen organization, a group dedicated to finding a cure for breast cancer.

The event will begin when the Race Village opens at 7:30 am in the Ocean City Inlet parking lot. Opening Ceremonies, including a group warm up, team challenge awards, and top fundraising awards will begin at 8:30 am.

The race, a 5K (3.1 miles), will begin at 9 am. The race route takes participants through the downtown area and along the boardwalk. The event concludes with a Survivor’s Parade in which breast cancer survivors and current patients are honored for their strength and bravery.

Participants can pick up their race packets on Friday, April 13 at the Princess Royal Hotel on 91st Street.

For more information visit the Susan G. Komen website:
http://maryland.info-komen.org/site/TR/RacefortheCure/TOW_MarylandAffiliate?pg=entry&fr_id=7123

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