NewsChannel 5s Lee Jordan hosts a pre-run rally, which includes a performance by local singer-songwriter Kate Voegele. Theres also a kids tent featuring crafts and other hands-on activities. Plus, all runners receive a commemorative T-shirt and goody bag.
This years route winds downtown and passes many area landmarks -- where bands, dancers, and others will pump up participants with their music and moves. Its all about raising consciousness, says founder Gretchen Nock. Be aware of symptoms, and receive appropriate medical care, she says. Have a voice in the doctors office.
Sat., Aug. 25, 7:15 a.m.