T.E.A.L. 5K Run For Ovarian Cancer
Saturday, September 10th, 2016 9:00 AMThis Event is Rain or Shine on Saturday, September 10th, 2016. Register for either our 2.5 Mile Walk or 5KRun which both take place the same morning. The T.E.A.L. Walk and 5K Run in Brooklyn, NY is an annual event started by two sisters, that celebrates the courage of Ovarian Cancer survivors and the strength of the families who've been touched by the disease, while spreading awareness to the public and raising money for research. The name of the Walk/5K Run Event is T.E.A.L. which stands for both Teal, the color that symbolizes Ovarian Cancer, and for the not for profit organization that established this event, Tell Every Amazing Lady About Ovarian Cancer Louisa M. McGregor Ovarian Cancer. Foundation. *Online Registration Closes September 2, 2016 (9/2/16)* T.E.A.L.'s premiere event, the T.E.A.L. Walk/Run, from which the foundation owes its inception, began in 2009. This annual event takes place every September during Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month in Prospect Park, Brooklyn, New York and other locations across the USA! Participants of our Brooklyn T.E.A.L. Walk/Run include survivors, caregivers, families, friends and the general public who come together to raise awareness of and promote a cure for Ovarian Cancer. We celebrate those who've battled the disease during our survivor stage ceremony. Throughout the day, there is entertainment along with educational booths and fun activities for the whole family. Thousands of people participate in this amazing event. The 2.5 mile Walk is non competitive, but the 5K Run is timed so that winners can be announced.