Kerri Colvin Ballas from Indiana, PA, is the Race Chair of the 21st Pittsburgh Komen Race For The Cure - and the first Chair that hails from outside Allegheny County! Hear her Survivor Spotlight HERE.. and keep an eye out for her Paint Pittsburgh Pink team Sunday at the Race!
Join 3WS in being a part of the event that grows bigger and better every year - getting closer to putting an end to breast cancer! Registration is on now - be a part of the walk, start a team, support a team, honor a survivor - it can all be done by just clicking the logo!
The 2012 3WS Survivor Spotlights - sponsored by Shadyside Honda!
We are also pleased to talk with Lynn Clapp of Mt. Lebanon! Click for her story!
Race Schedule of Events
6:30-8:15 a.m. On-site registration and t-shirt/bib pick up
7 a.m. Survivor
7:15 a.m. Warm up
7:30 a.m. Kids’ Dash
8 a.m. Survivor
Parade and Tribute
8:35 a.m. 5K chip-timed run
8:45 a.m. 5K untimed walk/run and one-mile fun walk
Awards ceremony immediately following the Race.
New this year is Babies for the Cure. Parents who register the tiniest supporters in the fight against breast cancer will receive a specially designed feeding bib.
For those who won’t be in town on Race day or for those who prefer to stay in bed in Mother’s Day, Sleep In for the Cure returns.
Looking for a special gift for Mom? Purchase an indoor or outdoor pink azalea from Komen Pittsburgh, and include a personalized note. Plants will be displayed at the Race for the Cure and can be taken home that day for the perfect Mother’s Day decoration.
|For your contribution of $20 or more in honor of our 20 years, receive a set of six (6) beautifully designed note cards as a special gift from us. The 4x6 cards are blank and feature an original painting of the city of Pittsburgh and the pink fountain at Point State Park by Mary Lois Verrilla, “The Lady Who Paints Pittsburgh.”
We had a chance to talk to survivor and 2011 Race Chair Florence Flenner of Imperial..
Here's Flo with her family - her first race as a survivor
Flo & Her Family after
Survivor Spotlight - Mary Heath of Allison Park: