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Color Me Cameron 5th Annual 5K Color Run/Walk

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April 1, 2017 (Saturday)
5 K
Jackson Park
Pulaski, Virginia
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The color crazed “Color Me Cameron” 5th Annual 5K Color Run/Walk is hosted by The Cameron Fitzwater Memorial Scholarship Foundation and Cameron’s Friends. For us it’s personal …We take color to a whole new level with OVER 5,000 POUNDS OF COLOR and 10 COLOR STATIONS!

It’s not about how fast you can go, it’s about how much fun you can have! The “Color Me Cameron” is a Celebration of Life with a whirlwind of color that will blow you away!

ALL PARTICIPANT FEES TO GO DIRECTLY TO THE SCHOLARSHIPS
The Cameron Fitzwater Memorial Scholarship Foundation has zero administrative cost. The money needed to pay for the costs incurred for the event is raised prior to the event.

Register online at Active.com:
http://www.active.com/pulaski-va/running/distance-running-races/color-me-cameron-5th-annual-5k-color-run-walk-2017

Early Registration ends March 10th: $25
March 11th – Day of the Event: $30
Kids 10 and Under – Free (accompanied by a paid adult)

Participant Packet includes:
*T-shirt for participants 11 and over
(T-shirts for ages 10 and under can be purchased for $5)
*Individual Color Pack

We want to ensure that everyone receives their "Color Me Cameron" t-shirt. We can only guarantee t-shirt confirmations for participants who have registered before March 10th. There will be t-shirts available onsite, but there is no guarantee your size will be available.

The Cameron Fitzwater Memorial Scholarship Foundation was created to celebrate the life of Cameron Taylor Fitzwater by allowing his life and aspirations to live on by helping others pursue their dreams of higher education as he had planned to do in the Fall of 2012. It is about turning tragedy into triumph while developing community spirit and giving.

The “Color Me Cameron” 5K celebrates Cameron’s life the way he lived it. Cameron is known for his outgoing personality. He loved everyone. He met no strangers. He was always the first one to pop up out of nowhere and say “Hi, I’m Cameron”, and give you a great big bear hug, as he was known to do to his friends and strangers alike. If you met him once, you knew him. One meeting with him and you were hooked. He was one who was easy to love and hard to hate. You could never stay mad at him long because he would flash his signature smile of his and you would give in. It has been best said by those who knew him, “He brought color to a gray world.”




Event Start Location
Jackson Park
42 1st Street, NW
Pulaski, VA 24301

Course Description
Start: 42 First Street, NW (Jackson Park)
Right on Jefferson Street
Right on Main Street
Left on Washington Avenue
Left on Dora Highway
Left on Dora Extension of the New River Trail (Cool Springs Entrance)
Cross on Commerce Street
Right on Jefferson Street
Right on First Street, NW (Jackson Park)


Awards
It’s not about how fast you can go, it’s about how much fun you can have! The “Color Me Cameron” is a Celebration of Life with a whirlwind of color that will blow you away!

Packet Pickup / Expo
If you have pre-registered, please check in at the Pre-Registration Table and pick up Packet.
The person registered or if registering on site must be present at time of registration and/or pre-registration table to pick up Packet.

Timing / Results
Not a timed event

Post Race Activities
Music, Door prizes and more color!

Weather
POURING Color

Directions
DIRECTIONS TO THE EVENT:
From I-81 South, Exit 94 and I-81 north, Exit 94B
Bear onto Rt. 99
Stay straight
Left on Washington Avenue
Cross RR Tracks
Jackson Park on the Right.

From Blacksburg/Christiansburg
Peppers Ferry Road (RT. 114)
Right on Rt. 11
Stay straight
Bear left at Blinking Light onto Washington Avenue
Cross RR Tracks
Jackson Park is on the Right


Parking
PARKING AVAILABLE:
*The Raymond F. Ratcliffe Memorial Transportation Museum (on the right past Jackson Park)
*Pulaski Historic Train Station (on the left past Jackson Park)

 
 

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