The 5th Annual NAMI Fall Classic 5K Walk/Run for Mental Illness Advocacy will be held on Sunday, October 8, 2017, at the former Lafayette Municipal Golf Course, 800 Golfview Road, Lafayette.
Proceeds benefit NAMI West Central Indiana (NAMI-WCI), which advocates for support, effective treatment and education for individuals and families affected by mental illness in our community, and NAMI on Campus Purdue.
The NAMI Fall Classic is an opportunity to educate about the prevalence of mental illness, reduce stigma, and advocate for effective, recovery-based treatment. The walk/run caps off Mental Illness Awareness Week, which is observed nationally during the first full week of October each year.
Sunday, October 8, 2017
Former Lafayette Municipal Golf Course
800 Golfview Road, Lafayette
Check-in and race day registration 12:00-1:15pm
5K walk/run (chip-timed) starts at 1:30pm
Awards presented at 3:00pm
$20 per person pre-registered
$25 per person on race day
Ages 10 & under FREE
Pre-registration will be available until 3:00 p.m. on Friday, October 6, 2017.
Participant T-shirts are available until September 25, 2017.
If you prefer to pay by check, please print and complete the Registration Form and send with your check to NAMI West Central Indiana, 1508 Tippecanoe St, Rm 4-901, Lafayette IN 47904. Payment must be received by 3:00 p.m. on Friday, October 6, 2017. Another option is to pay the race-day fee at the event on October 8.
Recognition will be given to the team that raises the most funds for NAMI West Central Indiana and NAMI on Campus Purdue. Create a team, invite friends to join, and keep friends updated on your progress through the "Fundraise" tab at the top of this page. If you plan to create a team and would like more information about the online process, please see the Team Captain Guide. Please note: If you plan to create or join a fundraising team, it will be easiest if you do so first, before registering as a race participant.
There are several ways to donate.
*If you are registering: There is a donation option in the registration form.
*If you would like to donate without participating: Click here -OR- You can reach the donation section by visiting the "Fundraise" tab at the top of this page. On that page, select the blue "Donate to this charity" box.
*If you prefer to write a check, please send it to NAMI West Central Indiana, 1508 Tippecanoe St, Rm 4-901, Lafayette IN 47904. Thank you!
*Top overall male and female in the chip-timed 5K
*Top three males and females in the chip-timed 5K in the following age groups:
19 & under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, and 70 & over
Photos by: Alayna Baker