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The McBride Foundation strives to improve the health of active Oklahomans through sports injury awareness, especially in youth athletes. We fund grants, research, and provide education to programs across the state. Through the Preserve Education Program, we conduct seminars to teach youth athletes, parents, coaches and the community how to prevent injury.  

 

McBride Foundation is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization.

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POSITIVE STEPS 5K
1 MILE WALK
1 MILE KID FUN RUN INSIDE ZOO

Presented by

Saturday, March 30, 2019

Oklahoma City Zoo

Sponsorships are still available! 

Click here to get sponsorship form or contact us for more information.

REGISTER ONLINE HERE   

Join us for the 10th annual Positive Steps Day 5K, 1 Mile Walk, and 1 Mile Kid Run.

This event is for EVERYONE from serious runners to families with strollers! You

receive event participation, t-shirt, race day snack, fun booths, entrance into the

zoo for the day AND your support for keeping Oklahoma youth athletes playing

SAFE in the games they love!

 

Registration Fees

(Register before March 14 to guarantee correct t-shirt size.)

$25 One Mile Walk 

$25 One Mile Kid Run 

            Walk and Kid run are inside the Zoo.

$40 5K-timed     5K COURSE MAP CLICK HERE

            5K is official course and goes around the zoo. See Map.

            * Discount for Landrunners

            * Discount for student athletes (coaches need to contact Delana Smiley 405-401-0568)

$25 Ghost Runner (FEEL AWESOME by donating, sleep late on event day, receive a t-shirt)

5K AWARDS

Awards for top Female and top Male. Finisher medals for all 5K participants.

  REGISTER ONLINE HERE                                                                                                                                                                      

 

Packet Pickup at MetroShoe Warehouse on Memorial Road

March 28 & 29 -- 11am to 7pm (Please note, packet pick-up will close early if severe weather is an issue.)

MetroShoe Warehouse 2210 W Memorial Rd, Oklahoma City, OK 73134

Not able to make it to packet pickup? No prob! Get your packet the morning of the event (note for 5K racers, check-in and start area are not close in proximity please give yourself enough time to check-in and get to the start). Those who pick-up their packet before March 30 do not need to check-in on event day. 

Saturday, March 30th  – Event Schedule

7:00 am -- Check-in/Registration Opens for 5K (If you did packet pick-up on Thursday or Friday you do not need to check-in)

7:30 am -- 5K START (timed) 

7:45 am -- Check-in/Registration Opens for 1 Mile events      5K COURSE MAP CLICK HERE

8:30 am -- 1 Mile Kid Run and 1 Mile Walk START 

8:45 am -- Explore the OKC Zoo for the Day

BRING A FRIEND
Online registration will continue to stay open. Friends can also register at MetroShoe Warehouse during packet pick-up times (March 28 & 29 between 11am-7pm) or onsite the morning of the event at the OKC Zoo.

PARKING

Park in the Zoo or Science Museum (Omniplex) parking lot. Entrance to this event is at the west gate between the Zoo and the Science Museum. For this event do NOT enter at the front of the zoo but the west side, follow the signs.

5K - 7:30 am START TIME     5K COURSE MAP CLICK HERE

5K is timed, you will need a bib assigned to you for this race. The race starts in front of the Science Museum of Oklahoma so give yourself time to walk from check-in area to science museum. Finisher medals will be distributed.

 

1 MILE KID FUN RUN & 1 MILE WALK - 8:30 am START TIME  (This course is inside the zoo, follow the signs.)

KID RUNNERS do not need a bib (we will give them one to wear for fun, this event is not timed). 

Walkers do NOT need a bib and will line up behind the kid run. 

 

FUN BOOTHS FOR KIDS (BEGINNING AT 7:45AM)

We will have kid FUN booths! Temporary tattoos, CRAZY hair and face painting station where kids (or adults) can jazz up their look! Mascots from OU and OSU are scheduled to join us! IT IS ALSO POSSIBLE that a few of our favorite Disney princesses will stop by and see us! Devin Long, DJ from M&M Productions is going to WAKE YOU UP and GET US ROCKIN'!

WRISTBAND
Each participant will receive an wristband so they can enter the zoo the entire day on March 30, 2019. If you run the 5K and would like to leave and come back on March  30, the wristband will get you back into the zoo (only on March 30).

 

 

REMINDERS

NO pets are allowed in the Zoo. However, wild children are WELCOME! 
Positive Steps Day will take place rain or shine. In the event that we have to cancel the event due to weather, there is not a make-up date and refunds will not be provided.

SPECTATORS
The foundation is charged a fee for each person who wishes to be a spectator at the 5K or 1 mile events. To offset this cost, we charge a $10 fee to those who do not wish to donate, participate in an event or receive a t-shirt. The zoo is not officially open during this event and we cannot accept zoo passes as entry fees. We appreciate your understanding!

 

 

MOST IMPORTANT

THANK YOU AMAZING SUPPORTERS for your time and donations to the McBride Foundation. You are making a difference in the lives of youth athletes across Oklahoma! 

 

SPONSORS

Sponsorships are still available! Click here to get sponsorship form or contact us for more information.

QUESTIONS?

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