Gail Parkins Memorial Ovarian Cancer Walk & 5K Run

  Start time: 8:30 AM
  Raleigh, NC
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Raleigh, NC


The Gail Parkins Memorial Ovarian Awareness Walk will take place Saturday, September 16, 2017.

5K Run *
7:30 am – Registration Opens
8:30 am – Run starts

* Strollers and wheelchairs welcome but must start behind other runners. Dogs are not allowed on the run.

“It Whispers, So Listen” – Educational Forum open to the public.
7:30 am – Registration begins for forum and/or walk
9:15 am – Forum begins at Sanderson High School.

Educational Forum presented by Duke GYN Oncologists.

Once you are educated and know the symptoms, join us for the walk that helps raise money and awareness for ovarian cancer…

The Ovarian Awareness Walk - 2-mile walk **
8:30 am – Registration begins
10:30 am – Start walking for a cure!

** Strollers, wheelchairs, and dogs are welcome to participate in the Walk

Please note: Walk is slightly hilly at the end.

The Gail Parkins Memorial Ovarian Awareness Walk & 5K Run will take place at

Sanderson High School in Raleigh, North Carolina.
5500 Dixon Drive, Raleigh, North Carolina

Take I-440 N.
Take Six Forks Rd Exit 8B toward North Hills.
Merge onto Six Forks Rd & proceed 1.5 mi. to Millbrook.
LEFT on W. Millbrook Rd and proceed .4 miles to Snelling.
RIGHT on Snelling Rd.

RIGHT on Dixon Drive; Sanderson High School ahead.
Turn into the first main parking lot (main parking lot at Sanderson)
Walk from parking lot to Sanderson Football Stadium Parking Lot for the festivities.
NOTE: There is no parking at the second entrance to Sanderson

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