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Join the BRMC Race for the Cure Team

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  • Written By: Baxter Regional Medical Center

The 22nd annual Susan G. Komen Arkansas Race for the Cure will be held in Little Rock on Saturday, October 10, 2015. You are invited to join the BRMC Peitz Cancer Support House Race for the Cure team! You don't have to be a survivor to join our team – all ladies are welcome. And all fitness levels can participate: you can join the 5K, walk the 1 mile fun walk, or just watch and cheer from the sidewalk.

The PCSH team will leave Friday, October 9 at 8:00 a.m. via charter bus and return to Mountain Home on Saturday, October 10 around 5 p.m. The trip is valued at $160 per person, but a reduced rate can be accepted (minimum of $60 per person). The trip includes transportation, hotel (2 per room), race registration fee, pasta party ticket and PCSH team t-shirt. You must ride the bus to take advantage of the trip rates.

Canandrsquo;t make the trip? Be a Spirit Runner! Cost is $35 and includes Komen registration fee and team t-shirt.

The registration deadline is Friday, August 28. Registration forms are available at the Peitz Cancer Support House, and space is limited. For more information, stop by the PCSH Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m., call (870) 508-CARE (2273) or email PCSH Coordinator Regina Ellis at

The Susan G. Komen Race for the Cureandreg; Series, the largest series of 5K runs/fitness walks in the world, raises significant funds and awareness for the fight against breast cancer, celebrates breast cancer survivorship and honors those who have lost their battle with the disease. Susan G. Komen supports local communities through grant programs. BRMC's Mobile Mammography Unit is a past and current recipient of the Susan G. Komen grant program and the 2015 recipient of the Hickingbotham Award for Service.