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Twilight Shuffle 5k

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Sunday, June 25th, 2017
7:00 PM to 8:45 PM

2:18 Run - Twilight Shuffle Phil Nicholls is an expert runner. You could say running is his life. Phil has raced in over 60 marathons and has won the Victoria Marathon three times. Owner of 2:18 Run in the Fairfield Plaza, he is organizing the five-kilometre Twilight Shuffle which will be held on June 25 at 7 p.m. at the University of Victoria.


The course will take runners and walkers around the Ring Road twice before returning to the starting area in Parking Lot 8. Sanctioned by BC Athletics, this fun family evening event is open to participants of all abilities.  All proceeds will go to support the Zonta Club of Victoria, part of a worldwide service organization of executives in business and the professions working together to advance the status of women.


Approximately two-thirds of the funds raised in Victoria helps fund numerous local organizations including Pearson College, Camosun College, Royal Roads University, Wear 2 Start Society, Warm Up Vancouver Island, Victoria Restorative Justice Society, Victoria Women’s Sexual Assault Centre and the Rock Solid program. The remaining third supports international causes including the United Nations Population Fund, UNICEF, UN Women, United Nations Trust Fund and Girls not Brides.


Shuffle participants can register by submitting a completed form to 2:18 Run by June 23 or by filling out the online form http://218run.com/twilight-shuffle-5k/ . Final registration will be on race day between 4 p.m. and 6:45 p.m. at the Start line.


Fees: May 1st until June 23rd – With shirt $40 or without shirt $30;


Race Day - June 25th – With shirt $45 or without shirt $35. BC Athletics members receive a $3 discount on their entry fee.


Race Package Pickup: June 24 at 2:18 Run between noon and 6 p.m.;


June 25 at 2:18 Run between noon and 4 p.m.;


June 25 at the Start Line between 5 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.


Awards and draw prizes will be presented at the finish line immediately after the last runner/walker completes the course, at approximately 8 p.m.


Sponsors and Partners include the Zonta Club of Victoria, Prairie Inn Harriers Running Club, Thrifty Foods, Zoot, BC Athletics, Fairfield Media Co., Superfeet and the University of Victoria. For more information please contact event organizer Phil Nicholls, 250-595-2378 or Zonta Club of Victoria President Barbie Zipp, 250-881-3515 http://218run.com/twilight-shuffle-5k/ 

Cost: General: $40-$45
At the Door: $$45
Category: Everything Else
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Sports | Recreation
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Location: UVIC Parking Lot 08
Ring Roard, Victoria
This event is for Everyone
More Info: Barbie Zipp
zontavictoria@yahoo.ca
2508813515
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