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Shelter Island’s Annual Fall 5K Run/Walk Returns with Virtual Race!

at Virtual | Sat Oct 16 - Sun Oct 24

Location

Virtual

N/A
, NY
(Map)
Tel: (631) 774-9499
Contact Name: Mary Ellen Adipietro
Visit Website: Website.

Date & Time

09:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Sun, Oct 24, 2021
Cost:    $30
Description

The annual Shelter Island 5K Run/Walk in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month returns virtually this year. Participants are able to upload their times and photos beginning October 16th through October 24th, 2021. Registration will be $30 for both walkers and runners and includes t-shirts and bibs (while supplies last). Runners may register online at https://bit.ly/3AmS3uZ . All proceeds benefit breast cancer awareness and research through East End organizations The North Fork Breast Health CoalitionThe Coalition for Women’s Cancers at Southampton Hospital and Lucia’s Angels.

Tickets will also be available for a raffle of gift cards for East End shops and restaurants with all monies raised benefiting the aforementioned organizations. Restaurants and shops include Bliss' Department Store Pure Soul Boutique, Mimi Page Jewelry, Bostwicks Restaurant, American Hotel, Vine Street Cafe, Scarlette Rose, Ram's Head Inn and Shelter Island Pilates and Barre.

Sponsors include: Hamptons.com, North Fork Surgery Center, New York Cancer & Blood Specialists, Penelope Moore, Shelter Island Graphics, Shelter Island Reporter, WordHampton Public Relations, The Pridwin Beach Hotel & Cottages, Merrill Lynch, J.W. Piccozzi Inc., Academy Printing Services Inc. Kraus Tile & Woodworking Inc.