Polk's First Red Ribbon Run
Walk for Health 1K - Team Relay - Kids' Fun Run
Red Ribbon Walk for Health 1K:
This is a fantastic new community event to promote wellness and strengthen camaraderie among employees. Your team will participate in the Red Ribbon Walk for Health 1K where everyone can walk/run Lake Mirror together as a group on October 31st and enjoy an Olympics “style” opening ceremony! After the event, stay to cheer on your favorite Team Relay team.
Red Ribbon Team Relay:
Your select team of 4 can run 1K each in the chip-timed Red Ribbon Team Relay! Top Teams will receive individual and team prizes. The baton hand-off will take place in front of a cheering Red Ribbon Run Audience!
Note: Event includes Community/Open relay division for small groups and organizations.
The Kids’ Fun Run following the Team Relay is made possible by your support!
Corporate Relay is Bronze Level Sponsorship
Olympics-Style Opening Ceremonies begin at 7 AM - Walk for Health 1K and Team Relay will finish before the Kids’ Red Ribbon Run races begin at 9 AM.
Awards Presentation with Traveling Trophies for highest number of Walk for Health 1K participants (small, medium, and large business categories), Best T-shirt Design (top 3 companies), and Fastest Relay Teams.
Individual Award Medals for runners on Fastest Relay Teams (men, women, coed-2/2).
VIP Post-Race Celebration for ALL participants!!!
Why the Red Ribbon Run?
Red Ribbon exists nationwide to support the promotion of health and the prevention of harm to our community through behaviors such as substance abuse and bullying. InnerAct Alliance provides professional staff to teach evidence based curriculum in classrooms in Hardee and Polk County School Systems. Coalition Coordinators spread the prevention message throughout our community and work with youth to promote leadership skills.