Our Mission:

Hope.

Please join the members of your community who are united in a fervent display of hope, as we remember dear ones whose lives have been lost, celebrate the courage of survivors, and promote pancreatic cancer research, awareness, and education. Only by working together will we find a cure for this disease. All net proceeds from this event will benefit the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network.

 

This event is only possible because of the support of our sponsors and volunteers.

 

 

Race Details

 Medals will go to the overall top 3 male and female finishers.

Medals will go to the overall top 3 male and female finishers.

 The pint glass awards go to top 3 male and female finishers in 5-year age groups.

The pint glass awards go to top 3 male and female finishers in 5-year age groups.

Come support your community and a very worthy cause by running or walking in the 9th annual 5K to fight pancreatic cancer.

On-line registration is open through Thursday November 1st. Registration is $30 through October 16th and $35 through November 1st. You may register at packet pickup on November 2nd for $40 (cash or check only). You may also register at the race site the morning of November 3rd for $40 (cash or check only). 

  • When: Saturday, November 3rd, 2018 from 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM.

  • Where: Hayfield Park, 7611 Hayfield Rd, Alexandria, VA 22315. (We will send detailed location and parking information to you via e-mail the day prior to the event.)

  • Registration. On-line registration is open through Thursday November 1st. Registration is $30 through October 16th and $35 through November 1st. You may register at packet pickup on November 2nd for $40. You may also register at the race site the morning of November 3rd for $40.

  • Timing and Scoring. Our good friends at Reston Road Runners will provide accurate timing and scoring for all event participants. All race times and results will be available on site after the event and we will make them available on our website within 24hrs.

  • Awards and Extras. ALL race participants will be treated to a custom race t-shirt, goodies from our sponsors, and a great post-race party with food and raffle prizes. In addition, we award the top 3 overall male and female winners AND the top 3 male and female in each of the following age groups (Under 10, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70&Over).

  • Packet Pickup. Packet pickup will be Friday, November 2nd from 12:00pm-6:00pm at Honest Soul Yoga 6470 Landsdowne Center, Alexandria, VA or you may pick up your packet on race day in Hayfield Park from 6:45am-7:30am.

 2018 Race Route

2018 Race Route

The race, which typically occurs on the first Saturday of every November, starts and ends at Hayfield Park in the Hayfield Farm neighborhood of Alexandria, VA. It is multiple loops throughout the neighborhood. 

 

40k+

Dollars Raised

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9

Years RUNNING

 

 
 

150+

RUNNERS PER YEAR

 

 

Pancreatic Facts and Figures

9 Percent Survival Rate

Pancreatic cancer has the lowest five-year survival rate of any major cancer, at only 9 percent.

 

Third Leading Cause of Cancer-Related Death in the U.S.

Pancreatic cancer is the third leading cause of cancer-related death in the United States, and it is anticipated to become the second around 2020.

 

Kills More Individuals than Breast Cancer

More patients will die from pancreatic cancer than breast cancer in 2018.

 

*American Cancer Society Cancer Facts & Figures 2018. Atlanta: American Cancer Society; 2018, SEER-9 database

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