ABOUT THE RACE
Gates will open for the 2019 CleftStrong Family 5k at 7:30 am on Saturday, October 12, 2019 at Los Patios in support of those born with cleft lip/palate and other craniofacial conditions. Share a fun morning with us along the Salado Creek Greenway trail and San Antonio's well known Los Patios tucked in the center of San Antonio! Racers will enjoy a serene, historic and natural course that will begin and end at Los Patios. This race is leashed pet, runner, walker, stroller, wheelchair, and family friendly! It will be professionally timed by Iniquez Athletic Advertising & Promotions (IAAP). Awards will be presented to the top overall male and female finishers and top two male and female finishers in age categories (70+, 60-69, 50-59, 40-49, 30-39, 20-29, and 19-10). The CleftStrong Kids Fun Run will begin at 9:00 a.m. All 5K and kid fun run participants will take home a finisher's medal and fun awards will be given to the adult and child participant with the best Disney character costume, the largest team, the creator of the highest fundraising team, and the largest virtual race team. Participants will find face painting, a purple carpet photo opportunity, a live DJ and more! If you can't meet us at Los Patios on October 12th, you can support from afar by registering as a virtual racer. Race along with us at your normal running spot and share your experience through social media at #cleftstrong5k. Round up your area's craniofacial community to join together as virtual racers for a chance to win our largest virtual race team prize! A race packet will be sent your way complete with this year's awesome race day shirt when you register as a virtual racer by September 12th.
All proceeds raised benefit the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association's mission to advance patient care and research for individuals affected with cleft lip, palate and other craniofacial anomalies. Children born with cleft lip and/or palate have the immediate need for proper medical assistance form the moment they are born and a continuation of proper care, varying from one child to the next throughout their developing Years. Your registration will not only sign you up for a memorable morning, but it will also support the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association's efforts to advance critical cleft/craniofacial research and patient care. In addition to the funds raised through the CleftStrong 5k and Kid Fun Run this year, CleftStrong will host a pre-race + race day raffle drawing and other donation collections during the event to help support local ACPA approved Cleft and Craniofacial clinics that serve families in the craniofacial community across Central and South Texas. Thank you for joining this amazing cause of support and understanding for craniofacial conditions.
7:30 a.m.: Gates open, last minute registration, timing device and packet pick up
TBD : Opening Ceremony
8:30 a.m.: 5K Start Time
9:00 a.m: Kid Fun Run Start Time
9:45 a.m.: Closing Ceremony
10:30 a.m.: Approximate End Time
• 5k General Entry $35.00
A general entry is required for all those participating in the 5k.
• Kids Fun Walk/Run (9 and under) $20.00
All children must be accompanied by an adult.
• Supportive Spectator $10.00
All those not wanting to participate in the 5k or kid fun run can attend to support and enjoy the rest of the fun.
• * NEW CleftStrong Free FREE with promo code
All participants with a cleft/craniofacial condition are free with promo code. Click here to receive a free promo code for your choice of entry.
Register online by September 30, 2019 to receive all included with your entry guaranteed!
Online Registration will end at 11:00 a.m. CST, October 10, 2019.
• 5K - Virtual Race General Entry $35.00 - REGISTRATION DEADLINE 9/12/2019
• Virtual Race Kid Walk/Run (9 and under) $20.00 - Registration Deadline 9/12/2019
*Refunds on all race entries are unavailable.
WAYS TO SAVE WHEN YOU REGISTER ONLINE:
**LIMITED TIME REFERRAL PROGRAM:
Race for free when you refer others! Receive instructions on how to save with your online registration confirmation email when you register by 10/1/2018.
**Share your registration with friends on Facebook and save!
On a first come, first serve basis, parking is available on site at Los Patios: 2015 NE Interstate 410 Loop, San Antonio, TX 78217
Once full, all overflow parking will be made available at MacArthur Church of Christ:
MacArthur Park Church of Christ
1907 NE Loop 410
San Antonio, Texas 78217
The CleftStrong 5k will take place rain or shine! Only in extreme cases, will the event get postponed or canceled. Should severe weather be a problem, please check our website for any changes.
Thank you for joining this amazing cause of support and understanding for cleft and craniofacial conditions. See you then!
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