Run for Rett Syndrome 5K Run & Walk

802 Deschutes Way SW
Olympia, WA 98501

Running > 1k, 5k, Walking

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Event Description

The 10th annual Run for Rett 5K Run, 5K walk, and Kids Dash takes place on a scenic course along Capitol Lake. It begins at the Tumwater Historical Park and utilizes the trails in the park and along the lake for a beautiful run or walk. There is only one hill up with a gradual hill down on an otherwise flat and fast course. You finish the last half mile running along the lake with music & cheers motivating you to cross the finish line.  The event supports the Northwest Rett Syndrome Foundation, a local organization for families who have children with Rett Syndrome.

The 5K Run and 5K Walk will follow the same course.  The run will be chip timed and the walk will be untimed.

Packet Pick-up: Thursday, May 30th from 5-6pm at South Sound Running in Olympia and on Saturday, June 1st from 7:30-8:45am under the shelter at the Tumwater Historical Park

Day of Race Registration: Saturday, June 1st from 7:30-8:45am

5K Run begins at 9:00am

5K Walk begins at 9:05am

Kids Dash begins at 10:15am

Parking at the park is limited, but there is parking all along Deschutes Parkway.  Please arrive early so you can find a parking spot and make it to the start on time!

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