2017 UCP Life Without Limits Half Marathon, 5K & Fun Run

Florence, AL

Race Day is Saturday, October 28th, 2017!

“However, I consider my life worth nothing to me; my only aim is to finish the race and complete the task the Lord Jesus has given me—the task of testifying to the good news of God’s grace.”     
Acts 20:24 


The “Life Without Limits” 1/2 marathon, 5K & Fun Run for United Cerebral Palsy of Northwest Alabama is a showcase run through scenic Florence, Alabama.  All proceeds go to benefit the children and families of UCP.We serve children with varying disabilities and hope this event will inspire runners near and far to come out and support these amazing little ones!


Race Day Schedule

Parking:  Parking is available in the Conference Center lot.  However, the Start/Finish for all 3 events happens in this lot and you will be unable to exit until 11:00 am.  Additional parking is available at Veterans Park across from the hotel on Cox Creek and a shuttle  is provided.

To be eligible for the chip timing, no registration can be accepted after 7:30 am.  This is to ensure everyone is in the system and the race starts on time.  Packets are also available  for pick-up for those pre-registered runners arriving on Race Day from 6:30 to 7:45.

*NO packets, tshirts or awards will be mailed. You must be present to pick up these items.
8:00 am Half Marathon start (You will have 3.5 hours to complete the race)
8:15 am 5K
9:15 am 1 mile Fun Run start (Feel free to walk/run the Fun Run in your costume!)
9:30 am 5K Award Ceremony (Award age groups) – Singing River Room
Costume contest winners announced.  This will start immediately after the 5K Award Ceremony
11:45 am Half Marathon Award Ceremony (Award age groups)- Singing River Room

Great door prizes and music starting immediately after the 5K.

There will also be a costume contest that includes everyone – runners and spectators!  We also encourage families to come out and support your loved ones.  Posters and signs are always fun!  If you are running in honor or memory of someone, wear this on a t-shirt!

by 8/1/2017 by 9/1/2017 by 10/25/2017 by 10/28/2017 (RaceDay)
Half Marathon $50.00 $55.00 $60.00 $70.00
5 K $15.00 $20.00 $25.00 $30.00
1 Mile Fun Run $5.00 $5.00 $10.00 $10.00

No registration after 7:30am on race day.
If you wish to register on race day, we cannot guarantee any amenities, t-shirts, etc.  The first 500 registrants are guaranteed a t-shirt.  You MUST register before October 1st to guarantee your shirt size / request. 

Packets will include a race t-shirt and running bib so please make sure you pick this up before race day.

NO packets, tshirts or awards will be mailed. You must be present to pick up these items.
Chip timing will be used to ensure accurate scoring.  Disposable chips will be attached to each bib.  Be sure the wear the bibs on your front (DO NOT put them on your back)
All registration fees are non-refundable. In the event you cannot participate, please consider your registration fee a generous donation toward United Cerebral Palsy of Northwest Alabama.
Join us for food and refreshments after the race!

Awards
Awards will be presented to the following:

Half Marathon Awards

Top Male / Female: 1st, 2nd, 3rd place overall
Top Male / Female Master (over 40)
Top Male / Female Grand Master (over 50)
Top 3 male and female winners in the following age groups:

13 and under
14-19
20-24
25-29
30-34
35-39
40-44
45-49
50-54
55-59
60-64
65-69
70 and over

All Half Marathon finishers will receive a finisher’s medal

5K Awards

Top Male / Female: 1st, 2nd, 3rd place overall
Top Male / Female Master (over 40)

13 and under
14-19
20-24
25-29
30-34
35-39
40-44
45-49
50-54
55-59
60-64
65-69
70 and over

When & Where

Oct 28, 2017

Saturday

8:00 AM

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