Race for the Brain
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The 2nd annual Race for the Brain, a 5K run/walk, will be held at Hoover Reservoir in Columbus, OH on October 6, 2013.

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Event Day info

Registration is 8:30 - 9:30 AM with the run beginning at 10:00 AM. Registration fee is $30 (which will go directly to NBTS). Online registration will close after Monday, September 30.

Packet Pick Up: Fleet Feet Columbus, on Polaris Parkway, will host early packet pick up on Friday, October 4 and Saturday, October 5. Participants already registered will be able to pick up their race bags with ID during store hours. Please visit www.fleetfeetcolumbus.com for store hours and directions.

Race Day: Same day registration will be available at the race from 8:30 - 9:30 AM. Registration, packet pick-up, and the Start/Finish line will be below the dam on the West side. The entrance is directly off Sunbury Rd, north of State Route 161, in Westerville. Follow our signs to the designated parking areas.

Click here to view race day map.

About the National Brain Tumor Society

National Brain Tumor Society (NBTS) is a nonprofit organization committed to finding a cure for brain tumors. We aggressively drive strategic research, advocate for public policies that meet the critical needs of the brain tumor community, and provide patient information.

If you’d like to get involved, receive help, volunteer, or make a gift, contact us at 617.924.9997 or visit www.braintumor.org. National Brain Tumor Society is a 501 (c) (3) nonprofit organization.

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