Race Description

Share HEART in Africa's 2017 Race for Hope 5K & 1-Mile fun run

Mariners' Museum Park - Warwick Lot.  (Across Warwick High School)

In response to this devastating incident in Sierra Leone, ALL proceeds from the 2017 Race for HOPE will go towards helping victims of the Mudslide in Sierra Leone.

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Whether you want to run in the race, volunteer, or simply make a donation, your participation will make a huge difference in Africa!  

Each participant will receive a free T-shirt. Each participant in the 8K and 5K event will receive a finisher medal and the TOP three OVERALL FINISHERS will receive a special medal. 

Race Day: All entries include one raffle ticket. Additional tickets will be available for $5 at the race.

1 Mile Fun and Interactive: 8:00 AM

All ages will love this 1 Mile fun run/walk (Walk a Mile in my shoes - A day in the life of a child in Sierra Leone) 

8K/5K: 8:30 AM 

Runners will follow a route into Mariners' Museum Park.

Hope Church Newport News

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  • Location: Newport News, VA
  • Race Date: 09/22/2019 10:00 (Estimated)
  • Categories: 5K , 1 Mile , Virtual Run 5K

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