Save the Date – Race For Hope 11/12/17

Mark your calendars, because the Race for Hope’s annual 5k is coming up on Sunday, November 12th! This year’s 5k Run/1 mile Walk will be held at Upper Arlington High School at 11:00 AM. Pre-race activities will begin at 10:30 AM. Registration will be $25 for the 5k up until one week before the event. At this point, 5k ticket costs will increase to $30. For the 1 mile walk, registration will be $15 until one week before the event. At this point, 1 mile walk ticket costs will increase to $20. Packet pick up will be held at Columbus Running Company at 6345 Perimeter Drive, Dublin, OH 43016. Store telephone number is 614-764-0855. Thursday (Nov. 9th)  5-8pm, Friday (Nov. 10th) 10am-8pm, and Saturday (Nov. 11th) 10am-5pm.  To guarantee t-shirt size, please register by October 31st. Join us as we race to beat colon cancer – don’t get left behind! Note: Festivities will be held inside if the weather is too cold or rainy   We had a beautiful Sunday morning for our event. We give many thanks to our volunteers that made the event a big success; and, thank you to everyone that participated! You helped raise funds for colorectal cancer research, education and awareness. The Awards for Age-Group winners can be picked up at Columbus Running Company at 6345 Perimeter Drive, Dublin, OH 43016 beginning Wednesday, November 15th after 2pm. Store telephone number is 614-764-0855. Alma Images provided a photo booth at the event. You can find your photos on their Facebook page at this link ....

Thank you for running in the 2016 Derriere Dash!

This past Sunday was a beautiful day for friends, family, and supporters to come together in the quest to end colorectal cancer.  Race For Hope is dedicated to ending the misery that this awful cancer can cause.  It can change the course of lives are forever and is on the increase in the under 50 population, so research and awareness are critical in saving young lives.  If you are over 50 please talk with your doctor about a colonoscopy. We want to thank all of the volunteers who came race day to help – all of us are grateful for your time and energy and support!  All of us standing together will make a difference.   The race would not happen without you. Race results posted below. If you are in the top brackets for your age group below and did not receive a medal, please stop by FrontRunner in the Worthington Mall to pick them up! https://results.chronotrack.com/event/results/event/event-22750 Overall Female 1 LINDSEY ZEUCH -,  F20-29 2 SYDNEY RICHARDS  F15-19 3 MAIJA TAYLOR  F20-29 Female 11-14 1 LAUREN HUGHES Lewis Center, OH F11-14 Female 15-19 1 MEGAN COOGAN 2 KAYLEE DRERUP 3 LEAH PEOPLES Female 20-29 1 MELISSA POPE 2 MARISSA HOUSER 3 ELLEN SHORT Female 30-39 1 KATIE FISCHER 2 AMY BRYNIARSKI 3 JEN SCHULE Female 40-49 1 KATHY RICHARDS Galena, OH 2 KIM PENCE Canal Winchester, OH 3 CATHERINE MCKENNA Female 50-59 1 RHONDA GRIFFITH 2 GEERTJE GEANNIE HAGEN 3 JO BEINLICH Female 60-69 Jane Wolfe Female 70+ Jean Eisel Overall Male 1 JOEY COOGAN  M15-19 2 JARED HOLDEN – M20-29 3 CALEB MARTIN  M15-19 Male 1-10 Alek Boyd...

Race for Hope 2016 – Race Registration

Race Packets can be picked up at FrontRunner in the Worthington Mall during regular store hours from Wednesday to Saturday at 3:00 PM. Don’t forget to sign up, because the Race for Hope’s annual Derriére Dash is coming up on Sunday, November 6th! This year’s 5k Run/1 mile Walk will be held at Upper Arlington High School at 11:00 AM – 1650 Ridgeview Rd, Upper Arlington, OH 43221.  Looks like the weather is going to be nice we will be gathering on the West side of the High School that faces Mt Holyoke. Registration will be $25 for the 5k up until one week before the event, October 31. At this point, 5k ticket costs will increase to $30. For the 1 mile walk, registration will be $15 until one week before the event, October 31. At this point, 1 mile walk ticket costs will increase to $20. Register Online...

Save the Date – Derriére Dash 11/6/2016

Mark your calendars, because the Race for Hope’s annual Derriére Dash is coming up on Sunday, November 6th! This year’s 5k Run/1 mile Walk will be held at Upper Arlington High School at 11:00 AM. Registration will be $25 for the 5k up until one week before the event, October 31. At this point, 5k ticket costs will increase to $30. For the 1 mile walk, registration will be $15 until one week before the event, October 31. At this point, 1 mile walk ticket costs will increase to $20. Join us as we race to beat colon cancer – don’t get left behind! Click here for Registration Info  ...

United in the Fight Against Cancer

Join us for United in the Fight Against Cancer, A Community Conference, Presented by OhioHealth On Saturday, June 11, in a first-of-its-kind event, OhioHealth and MD Anderson Cancer Center, ranked one of the top cancer hospitals in the nation, are bringing together patients, survivors, caregivers and anyone whose life has been affected by this disease. Patients and survivors will connect with others who are on the same journey and share in a full day of support and empowerment. Family and caregivers will find helpful resources on what to expect if you’re caring for someone with cancer. Everyone will benefit from expert panel discussions and educational information. Experts from MD Anderson Cancer Center will host two afternoon panel discussions on their groundbreaking Moon Shots and EndTobacco™ programs. Joan Lunden, cancer survivor and former co-host of Good Morning America, will be the event’s keynote speaker. For more information on conference topics and to register, visit the OhioHealth Website...

Blue for the Night 2016

Dress in Blue and join us Thursday, March 10, 2016 to kick-off Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. The event will include dinner, speakers, info tables, & a gorgeous view of the downtown skyline lit up Blue for the Night at The Boat House Restaurant 679 W. Spring St., Columbus OH 43215. Doors open at 5:30pm, program starts at 6:00pm. If you wish to send in your payment by mail, please address all checks to ‘Race for Hope’ and send to: LeeAnna L. S. Hungerford 6905 Hospital Drive, Suite 230 Dublin, Ohio 43016-9600 If you have any questions, please contact us at:  therace4hope@gmail.com...