Not another moment lost to seizures™

Emerald Miles 5K Run/Walk

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For race results, please visit: http://www.finishspot.com/2015/emerald/middle.html and scroll to the bottom of the page under Emerald Miles Results!

A Big Thank You to the 1607 participants and to all the people who made team donations! Check out Kiss 107′s video of Emerald Miles 2015 here: Kiss 107′s Emerald Mile Video

Thank you to everyone who came out and participated in the largest ever Emerald Miles Event!! We are still calculating results, but keep checking the website for results!! If you received any last minute donations, they can still be entered on the website:  http://emeraldmiles.kintera.org/2015

 

 Our Emerald Miles site has been experiencing some sporadic errors. If you have any issues registering or donating to Emerald Miles please contact us at efgcc@epilepsy-ohio.org or 513-721-2905 so we can resolve the problem. Thank you!

Your participation in this event helps the Epilepsy Foundation provide valuable services to our community including: counseling, support groups, community education, group homes, Camp Flame Catcher for youth with epilepsy, an Adult Day Activity Program and much more!

The race begins and ends at Newport on the Levee and is dedicated to the memory of Dennis Stemler. Dennis was an energetic, caring young adult who found joy in living. He never let life get him down, but always reached for the stars as he overcame the many struggles associated with epilepsy. He took part in the Epilepsy Foundation’s Camp Flame Catcher and teen support group, was active in his high school and ran on both his school’s cross country team and in this race. On February 24, 2004, Dennis died unexpectedly from a seizure. His death has had a profound impact on the community as hundreds of families, friends, and classmates have joined together to honor Dennis by participating in this event.

Numerous awards will be handed out including:

  • Trophies to the first male and female runners and walkers
  • Medals to the first and second place finishers in each age division:
    • Runner’s Divisions: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-69, 70 and over.
    • Walker’s Divisions:  19 and under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 and over.

**Bonus! If you have 20 or more  individuals on your team who register & pay by 3/4/2015, let us know and we will put your team name  on the sleeve of the event shirts of those participants!

**Refreshments  & music will be available after the race

Registration information:

Fees:

  • Adults (13 and over) Pre-registration is $30 (includes an event shirt*); Same day registration is $30 for the race only or $35 with an event shirt, while supplies last.
  • Children (12 and under) are $15 (includes an event shirt*)

Children in strollers are free, but do not receive event shirt or awards

To pre-register, your registration form must be post-marked by Monday 3/16/2015 or completed on-line by noon on Wednesday 3/18/2015.

Packet pick-up:

If you are pre-registered, you can beat the crowd on race morning by picking up your number and shirt early during these times:

  • Thursday, March 19 from 3:00-5:00 pm at the Epilepsy Foundation’s office downtown (895 Central Ave., Suite 550, Cincinnati, OH  45202)
  • Friday, March 20 from 3:00-6:00 pm at the Epilepsy Foundation’s office downtown (895 Central Ave., Suite 550, Cincinnati, OH  45202)

*All pre-registration event shirts must be picked up by  9:00 am on race day or they will be forfeited*

The race starts at 9:00 am; same day registration is from  7:30 am – 8:30 am

To check out the route, click here

There are many sponsorship opportunities available! Click to read about them: EM Sponsorship Packet 2015

To register for the event, follow this link:  http://emeraldmiles.kintera.org/2015

For Event Brochure: emerald miles 2015

Questions? Call the Epilepsy Foundation at 513-721-2905

Thank you to our 2015 sponsors!

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