2019 Steps to Independence Walk and 5K Run Celebration

Join us as we walk over 20 million steps and forge a path of independence for individuals in our community with Down syndrome at the

 
The Steps to Independence Walk & 5K Celebration 
Saturday September 28, 2019
Waterfront Park – Festival Plaza 
(corner of Brook & Witherspoon St)
7:00 AM - Noon

The morning kick's off with a welcoming ceremony that will be followed by a 5K race, family fun walk, live music, complimentary food, exciting games, and live music.  

7:00 AM: Welcoming Ceremony and Registration Opens

Vendor village opens for shopping
Welcome table & registration opens

 
8:00 AM: 5K Run Begins
Registered runner’s shotgun start


9:00 AM:  Independence Sprint Begins
 Short celebration sprint by members of our community with Down syndrome and their friends
Michael Bush & The All Starts take the stage
Family Zone & Kid Zone open


9:30 AM: Family Fun Walk Begins
Option to take Short or Long Course


$21 per person (Free to members of the community with Down Syndrome and children under 3)
Registration Costs are tax-deductible and include:
Participation T-Shirt
Buffet style breakfast and lunch
Complimentary access to Kids Fun Zone and Vendor village

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Our Top Teams

  1. $2,000 Milestone The Royal Rosenbaums - $7,853.00
  2. $2,000 Milestone Team Hadley - $3,225.00
  3. $2,000 Milestone Team ADA - $2,712.00
  4. $1,000 Milestone Avery's Angels - $1,556.00
  5. $1,000 Milestone Can Do Tori - $1,550.00
  6. $1,000 Milestone Kindness Warriors - $1,506.00
  7. $1,000 Milestone Mal Mal's Pals - $1,460.00
  8. $1,000 Milestone Reed's Runners 2019 - $1,341.00
  9. $1,000 Milestone Linky's Extinct-ies - $1,260.00
  10. $1,000 Milestone Super Zachary - $1,107.00

Our Top Participants

  1. Goal Getter Mark Leach - $892.00
  2. Goal Getter Martha Songer - $521.00
  3. Stephanie Cassidy - $446.00
  4. Goal Getter Murphy Crutcher - $436.00
  5. Goal Getter Scotty Chastain - $410.00
  6. Goal Getter Kathi Stewart - $321.00
  7. Goal Getter Mark Hublar - $300.00
  8. margaret smith - $296.00
  9. Goal Getter Hannah Ertel - $261.00
  10. Goal Getter Charles Hurschik - $231.00