Stronger Than Cancer 5K & Celebration of Life
October 21 @ 7:30 am - 10:00 am
It’s the 9th Annual POST 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, October 21, 2023 at 7:30 a.m. at Roger Dean Chevrolet Stadium!
Your participation will help us continue to help local children and their families courageously fight cancer by giving them compassionate emotional and financial support. Proceeds from this event benefit POST. POST is a nonprofit 501 (c)(3) organization. Their incredible programs have ensured that for 25 years no local family has had to walk their child’s cancer journey alone. For more details click here.
In Jupiter, in beautiful downtown Abacoa near the awesome Roger Dean Chevrolet Stadium
This is SO much more than a race! This fun event honors and celebrates the cancer journeys of brave young cancer warriors. This beautiful fast, flat 5k course winds through tree-lined roads and downtown Abacoa! Grab your friends and start a team to help local children fight cancer.
There’s a prize for Best Team Name, Best Fundraiser, Best Fundraising Team, Best Superhero Costume (Adult), Best Superhero Costume (10-18), Best Superhero Costume (10 & under), and Best Dog Costume.
During the 5k course, athletes will earn beads along the way that honor a child’s cancer journey:
- Blue Beads for HOPE
- Red Beads for STRENGTH
- Green Beads for RESILIENCE
- GOLD Beads for BRAVERY at the Finish Line. Gold is the color of childhood cancer! Show your colors to support kids fighting cancer!
Participants of both the 5k and the 1 mile Warrior Walk will get GOLD Beads at the Finish!
This family-friendly event also has a Kidz Fun Zone for the young and young at heart.
Hand sanitizer stations throughout the event.
Kids between ages 4 and 10 can run the 100 yard Young Hero Dash, while kids 3 and under can participate in the 10 yard Diaper Dash.
Please remember to visit Inspiration Station where you can leave a message of encouragement and support on the Survivor Celebration Wall or words of healing and in memoriam on the Loving Memory Wall.
COURAGE CAM Returns! Make your sign and then go on video with your story! Inspire us.