Come out for this fine fundraiser.
FROM THE RACE ORGANIZERS
The St. Joseph’s/Candler Leukemia Cup Series invites you to join us for the Run for Jane 5K/10K Run/Walk; a run held alongside the Skidaway River in Isle of Hope. The run is named in honor of Dr. Jane Philbrick. On Sept. 29, 2009, she received a diagnosis of Acute Myeloid Leukemia. She started aggressive chemotherapy but died on Oct. 15, 2009. The Run for Jane 5K began in 2010 to honor her memory. Since its inception it has raised nearly $250,000 to benefit LLS and help cure blood cancers. The Leukemia Cup Run for Jane has been voted one of Competitor Magazine’s Best Charity Runs. It is is held each year Labor Day Weekend. It begins at the Isle of Hope Pool and continues through the area and around the Bluff.
The Leukemia Cup Run for Jane is a 5K/10K run/walk and kids run, which is a part of the 2018 St. Joseph’s/Candler Leukemia Cup Regatta Weekend of Events. The Leukemia Cup Series is a community coming together through a series of sporting events to help fight leukemia, lymphoma and other blood cancers, coordinated by the members of the Savannah Yacht Club. The St. Joseph’s/Candler Leukemia Cup Series Includes: 5K/10K run/walk, golf, junior fishing, in-shore fishing, tennis, sailing, clay shoot, black-tie dinner and auction.
A free kids run will be held at 8 a.m. before the 5K/10K at 8:15 a.m
Awards: 1st, 2nd, 3rd, for all age groups
Age Groups for each the 5K and 10K:
- Top Male and Top Female
- Top Male Masters and Top Female Masters (over 40)
- Top 3 in each of the following age groups (9 and under, 10-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+)
5K: $35 until Aug. 30; $40 at Packet Pickup or Race Day
10K: $40 until Aug. 30; $45 at Packet Pickup or Race Day
Kiddie Run: FREE
Race Proceeds: Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Race Coordinator Name: Katie Rudder
Race Coordinator Email Address: Katie.Rudder@LLS.org
Packet Pickup and Late Registration:
Friday, Aug. 30, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.
Fleet Feet Sports Savannah
3405 Waters Ave., Savannah, GA 31404
Saturday, Sept. 1, 7:30-8 a.m.