THE 9th ANNUAL TAKE STOCK 5K/10K/MENTOR WALK AND KID’S FUN RUN WILL TAKE PLACE SUNDAY MARCH 4TH AT LAKEWOOD RANCH MAIN STREET. THE RUN BENEFITS TAKE STOCK IN CHILDREN WHICH IS CELEBRATING OVER 20 YEARS OF SCHOLARSHIPS, MENTORS, AND HOPE. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER NOW!
The 9th Annual Take Stock in Children 5K/10K Run is taking place at Lakewood Ranch Main Street and LWR Boulevard as a multi event at 8:00 a.m., Sunday March 4, 2018. Registration starts at 6:00 a.m. on LWR Main Street. The newly added Kid’s Fun Run commences at 7:15 am, after a brief warm-up for the children. This is a multi-family oriented athletic event which includes a 5K Run, 10K Run, One Mile Mentor walk, Virtual Run and Kid’s Races.
The 5K/10K Chip Timed Take Stock Run/Walk is stroller friendly, and the route proceeds north on LWR Boulevard to Lakewood Ranch’s beautiful Country Club Community where upon the 5K turns back to finish. The 10K continues into the beautiful landscape vistas of the Country Club then to Legacy Road and onto University Blvd, then west back to LWR Boulevard and on to the LWR Main Street Finish. There is also a one-mile Mentor walk and Kid’s races for 3 to 12 years. There are special crafted awards for the Take Stock 5K/10K top winners, age category winners, and Kid’s race winners. The children receive their special cotton competitor’s shirt, finisher medal and trophies to the top three boys and girls in the 3-4; 5-6; 7-9; 10-12 age groups.
Participation supports the important mission at Take Stock in Children-Manatee to provide Mentors, College Success Coaches, College Scholarships and Hope to deserving low-income students, helping our youth to live up to their potential and become successful contributing citizens.
Packet Pick Up Locations
- 2/22/18 Endurance House 4-7p.m. SW corner of Lockwood Ridge and SR70
- 2/24/18 Fit2Run SRQ Main Street 10 a.m. - 5p.m.
- 2/25/18–3/02/18 Fit2Run UTC MALL Store Hours (Mon-Sat 10 a.m.-9 p.m.|Sun 11 a.m.-6p.m.)
- 3/3/18 TBA