BELLEVUE, Wash., Sept. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Lace up your sneakers for Richard's Run/Walk 5K Bellevue! On Saturday, September 24, 2011 beginning at 8:30 a.m., joggers, walkers and supporters of every age will rock Medina, WA with the energy to stomp out childhood cancers and raise funds for Go4theGoal Foundation's support of the Pediatric Oncology Unit at Seattle Children's Hospital.
The Start of the USATF Certified race is located at St. Thomas Episcopal Church, 8398 Northeast 12th Street, Medina, WA 98039. The Finish Line will be at Medina Park, NE 12th & 82nd Ave NE, Medina, WA.
Pre-race Online registration is available at Active.com: http://www.active.com/running/medina-wa/richards-run-bellevue-5k-runwalk-2011. Day-of registration and chip/bib/t-shirt pick-up begins at 7:00 a.m. at St. Thomas Episcopal Church. The race will begin promptly at 8:30 a.m.
An Awards Ceremony, exhibitor and sponsor giveaways, Live Music and fun family activities will take place after the run.
ABOUT GO4THEGOAL FOUNDATION
Go4theGoal Foundation (www.Go4theGoal.org) is a 501(c)3 non-profit charitable organization founded in 2006 by Dr. Richard and Beth Stefanacci, soon after their oldest child was diagnosed with Ewing's Sarcoma, a rare form of bone cancer. Go4theGoal provides children undergoing cancer treatment and their families with financial assistance, runs fun hospital-based programs, grants special wishes and supplies Apple iPads, iPods and MacBooks to children and pediatric oncology units in over 20 hospitals across the country. Since their son's death in 2007, G4G has funded over 500k in innovative research for Ewing's Sarcoma.
SOURCE Go4theGoal Foundation