Albany Walk/Run for Kidneys 2017

Join us on June 11, 2017

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Event Details
Where University at Albany
Albany, NY
Starts 06/11/2017 @ 9:00 AM
Ends 2:00 PM
Check-in Time 8:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Registration Cutoff 06/10/2017 @ 12:00 PM
Donation Cutoff 12/31/2017 @ 11:45 PM
Contact Carol LaFleur
Phone 518-533-7880
Email Address carol@healthykidneys.org

Welcome to the 2017 Albany Wal/5k/10k for Kidneys!  PLEASE NOTE:  ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED!  YOU CAN REGISTER ONSITE TOMORROW MORNING STARTING AT 8 AM.

THE EVENT TIMES ARE AS FOLLOWSl

ONSITE CHECK IN BEGINS AT 8 AM

RACE  BEGINS AT 9.  AWARD CEREMONY FOR RACE WILL BE AT 10:30.  HERE IS THE COURSE MAP

WALKERS CAN CHECK IN ANY TIME AFTER 8 AM; THE WALK WILL START AT 11

 

We have so much in store for you this year that we know you will be super excited to register and start fundraising today!

Here's what we have planned for you!

* Vendor marketplace!

* Kids activities featuring bounce house and facepainting, and a Super Soaker Zone to cool you down!

* Food and  beverage will be offered on site.  Lunch coupons can be purchased for $5 and it includes your choice of hamburg or hot dog, bag of chips, apple and a bottle of water

* DJ Kenny Casanova will be on site as will Brian Cody from WGNA.  Brian is giving away two tickets to Country Fest!

* Presentation of the Kathe LeBeau Patient Empowerment Award.  

* Presentation of the Melissa Daniels Team Spirit Award.  

* Placement awards for runners in the following age categories:  youth up to age 12, first place boys and girls; ages 13-18, 1st, 2nd and 3rd place male and female; 19-25 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place male and female; 26-35 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place male and female; 36-45 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place male and female; 46-55 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place male and female; 56-65 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place male and female; 66+ 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place male and female.  Awards will be given for both the 5K and the 10K.  Each race will also have an overall male and overall female winner.

Chronic kidney disease affects one out of every three adults and most are unaware.  There are nearly 10,000 New Yorkers waiting for a life saving transplant. Your participation in this event raises funds to support grants for medical, nutrition and housing needs; free kidney screenings for underserved communities; patient, public and professional education; school based programs; scholarship programs; research; healthcare advocacy and so much more!

We sincerely appreciate your support and belief in our mission!  Together we can do so much to improve the lives of those affected by kidney disease and related conditions, to increase organ donation and to empower those we serve to be effective voices for better healthcare at the local, state and federal levels.  For information or assistance please call 518-533-7880 or email info@healthykidneys.org

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