5KBR - Run Like a Superhero
EVENT DATE: Feb 11, 2012
DEADLINE TO GIVE: Feb 29, 2012
If you’re not ready to run a marathon or half marathon; don’t worry. We have the perfect event for you and your family. The 5KBR "Run Like a Superhero" serves as the official kick-off to an exciting Mercedes-Benz Marathon Weekend and offers everyone with all different fitness abilities to be a part of this exciting weekend.
Come walk/run our 5K (3.1 mile) course through downtown Birmingham while helping a great cause and being a part of the marathon experience. And if you’re running our races on Sunday please join us for the 5KBR to loosen up your legs for your long distant race.
The 5KBR, an event of the Mercedes-Benz Marathon Weekend of Events, has partnered with KBR and Crowdrise to encourage all runners to unite as Superheroes and fundraise for Kid One any other deserving local children's Charity of your choice. Just imagine the impact the 5KBR Superheroes can have when harnessed to give back in a fun and compelling way!
To get started raising lots of money for an offiicial charity or the charity of your choice click the FUNDRAISE FOR THIS EVENT button. You can join an existing team or start one of your own. This is an amazing opportunity for the entire Mercedes Marathon community to raise way more money than ever and make the 5KBR the most incredible fundraising event ever.