The Tuscaloosa Half Marathon Fun 5k, presented by The Radiology Clinic, will take place on Saturday, March 4, 2017 in conjunction with the Tuscaloosa Half Marathon. The THM Fun 5k is an opportunity for people of all abilities to participate in a healthy activity while also showing support for the half marathon, Tuscaloosa, ReadBAMARead the Kiwanis Club of Greater Tuscaloosa and Arts’ n Autism, all while having a fantastic time! The THM Fun 5k will begin after the start of the Tuscaloosa Half Marathon, which begins at 7 a.m.
All pre-registered participants will need to check-in from 4:00-8:00 pm on Friday, March 3rd at the Race Expo, presented by Wagner’s Runwalk and Lance Hocutt Financial Group, or on Saturday, March 4th. Friday’s Race Expo location is EW Motion Therapy in Downtown Tuscaloosa. Check-in will take place on race morning from 5:30-6:30 am. Race day registration is available if the race capacity of 1,000 has not be filled.
The THM has raised an outstanding $177,000 in its four years of existence, which provided funds to benefiting charities The Kiwanis Club of Greater Tuscaloosa, ReadBAMARead and Arts ‘n Autism. Together these two organizations are making a difference in the community of Tuscaloosa and were able to present funds to help rebuild community playgrounds and school libraries and financially assist West Alabama Children’s Charities such as the Boys and Girls Clubs of West Alabama, SMA, the Thomas Plott Foundation/Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, RISE and the Literacy Council of West Alabama.
To note: All Fun 5k participants will receive a race t-shirt, finish line beverages and light snacks.
To learn more about the benefiting organizations, please visit the Sponsors/Charities tab.
Special thank you to The Radiology Clinic for supporting the Fun 5k!