Friends of the National Center Science Stride 5K

5275 Reservoir Rd
Boulder, CO 80301

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The Friends of the National Center Science Stride 5K kicks off its first run/walk this year on Sept. 14, 2024, at the Boulder Reservoir! 


The Science Stride 5k brings together our community for a common cause: Inspiring the next generation of scientists! This event offers staff, local companies, and their families a fantastic opportunity to enjoy a team-building activity while fundraising for a good cause. Runners and walkers are welcome!


Are you a remote employee or someone who wants to support our work from afar? Please sign up for our Virtual 5K! You'll run or walk a 5K between now and September 14 and log your time. You can even join a team and receive a race t-shirt, just like our in person participants!


Your participation in the Science Stride 5K directly supports Friends’ mission is to inspire, support, and educate the next generation of scientists and researchers. In a world where the stability of our Earth is under increasing threat, we are committed to addressing the intricate challenges of our Earth system by ensuring that the cutting-edge research and innovation at UCAR and NSF NCAR are carried forward into the future.


We’d love for you and your organization to get more involved with the great work of UCAR and NSF NCAR via Friends of the National Center. If you are interested in supporting the next generation of scientists solving important global problems, please consider sponsoring the Science Stride 5K! The Science Stride 5K is an awesome community-focused event and a great opportunity for some team-building and to demonstrate your commitment to science education. Click on our Science Stride 5K Sponsorship Packet to learn more!


We can’t wait to see you at the Science Stride!


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