Glow 5K slated for Nov. 1

Published 12:01 am Wednesday, October 15, 2014

The Ready, Set, Glow 5K Friends and Family for the Fight against Pancreatic Cancer, will be held on Sat., Nov. 1, at the Opp Sports Complex on Cameron Road.

Pre-registration will be held through Oct. 22 for $25, which includes a T-shirt. Race day registration is $30 and begins at 5:30 p.m. with the 5K starting at 7:30 p.m.

The race will start and finish at the complex. Prizes will be awarded for overall male and female finishers and the top three in each age group. Age groups include under 13, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69 and 70+.

A registration form can be found here or you can register for the race at Forms can also be picked up at Southern Style, Southern Independent Bank, Opp Chamber of Commerce and various locations in Opp.

If there is someone you would like to honor or recognize in the opening ceremony who has fought the battle with pancreatic cancer, call 334-504-4717. Proceeds from the 5K benefit Pancreatic Cancer Action Network.

For more info or those with questions can contact Donna Youmans or Savannah Jones at the number listed above.