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How to Organize a 5K: A Guide to Planning Your First Race

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How to Organize a 5K: A Guide to Planning Your First Race


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Type: Informational Material


This will direct you through everything one will need to know about organizing a 5K. This resource describes the process from inception to the finish line and beyond. Many times things can get overlooked during the planning process, especially for first time race directors. This website gives a good overview of all that is necessary to organize a successful run. 

Content Standard(s):
Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 9-12
Health Education
HE.8.3) Work cooperatively as an advocate for improving personal and community health.

Examples: student-led events, community fundraisers, national events, signing a pledge to abstain from alcohol

Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 10-12
Leaders in Health Advocacy
HA.8.2) Lead or participate in community-wide health-related events.

Examples: Relay for Life, 5K run, Longest Day activities (Alzheimer's Association)

Tags: 5K, advocate, fundraiser, organizer, race director
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Author: Ginger Aaron-Brush