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Run with V.I.R.T.U.E.

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October 9, 2021 All day

PLACEThe virtual race can be completed from anywhere! It can take place in your neighborhood, on a running trail, and even in your home or local gym.DESCRIPTION

Join the Race & Save the Date! 

October 9, 2021 
 

Join V.I.R.T.U.E. Inc. for its 2021 Women In Pink Celebration October 3-9, in recognition of breast cancer awareness! 

Engagements will include our annual Run with VIRTUE virtual 5k race, simple workout tips and more! The celebrations will give individuals an opportunity to recognize survivors, as well as donate in support of breast cancer research and program development. Our focus is to have the message of women’s health and empowerment ring loudly!

Expenses cover race swag and support V.I.R.T.U.E. Inc.  
 

Run with V.I.R.T.U.E. 5K

At 3.1 miles, the virtual race can be ran, walked or jogged from anywhere! The race is ideal for anyone who wants to get active while staying socially distant. You set your own pace and time. You can also choose to join with thousands of others on Race Day, Saturday, Oct. 9th from 7am – 12pm. Participants may complete the race at any time between Sunday, Oct. 3rd – Saturday, Oct. 9th. All times must be posted to Run with V.I.R.T.U.E. by Saturday, Oct. 9th, no later than 12pm CST.

The event will help raise funds to support medical advancements in breast cancer research and treatments. Treatments will aid in the quality of life locally, as well as globally. This includes immediate needs such as transportation to and from treatment, as well as, lodging for those that need to travel for treatment, etc. 

If you are located in Birmingham, AL, feel free to take advantage of the green spaces located at Railroad Park, Vulcan Park, Lakeshore Trail, Ross Bridge or Oak Mountain.

Start A Team!

If you don’t like going alone, start or join a team! The group with the most members will receive special recognition on race day. Start/Join Team

Please Keep in Mind:
 – All participants must upload their race time no later than Saturday, Oct. 9th at 1pm. 
 – Winners will be announced at 2pm CST on Saturday, Oct. 9th. 

*Swag items will be mailed if located outside of Alabama.

V.I.R.T.U.E. Inc. is a non-profit organization founded, in 2005, by Deidra K. Green out of the ministry of More Than Conquerors Faith Church. For 15 years V.I.R.T.U.E. has raised awareness in the community regarding breast cancer and women’s health. Submit any questions to info@virtueinc.org.



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