Page last updated: Friday, 05 Sep 2014.
The 2014 Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure® Austin will be held Sunday, November 16th in downtown Austin.
All fees are non-refundable and non-transferable, even in the event of inclement weather.
The Race is a 5k (3.1 miles), we also offer a 1 mile family walk.
Start line closes at 9am this year, not 10am as in years past.
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All donations on your behalf received by November 30, 2014 will be credited to your fundraising total.
Cash or checks
Mailed Race donations must be received by November 30, 2014 for donations to be credited toward your fundraising goal. Any forms received after that date will be counted as a general donation to the Austin Affiliate.
2014 Race Registration Form (pdf)
2014 Solicitud de Inscripcion para la Carrera (pdf)
2014 Race Donation Form (pdf). This form must be included with any cash or check donations you receive/give.
2014 Company Code Billing Agreement Form. For groups who wish to pay a portion of the registration fee for all team members.
For the safety of all participants inline skates and pets are discouraged from participating in this event. Thank you for your cooperation. We kindly request strollers and baby joggers join us for the 1-Mile Family Walk or stay to the back of the 5K Walkers. Children of all ages may not be on the course (walking, in a stroller, being held, etc) unless they are registered and a waiver has been signed by a parent or guardian. If your child is less than a year old please enter their age as "1".
PLEASE NOTE THAT "PACKET PICKUP" REFERS TO SHIRTS AND BIBS ONLY.
Contents: T-shirt, safety pins and Race bib. Shirts are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Size preference is not guaranteed nor reserved. Pick up your packet early to get your size! Our t-shirts are ordered two months before registration begins from Komen National's distributor, and we are not able to special order based on registrations.
Location and Dates:
Can someone pick up my packet for me? Yes, they will need to know the name you registered with, i.e. no nicknames.
When is the Team Captain packet pickup by appointment? Information is available on the Team Captain Tools page.
6:00 - Registration Tent opens
6:30 - Survivor tent opens. Survivor breakfast starts.
7:00 - Survivor group photo 1
7:15 - Timed runners, wheelchair and handcycle participants start.
7:25 - Opening ceremonies.
7:30-9:00 - Untimed participants can begin at any time during this period.
9:00 - START LINE CLOSES TO ALL PARTICIPANTS and Registration tent closes.9:15 - Survivor group photo 2
ALL fees are non-refundable, and non-transferable. Fees are same for 5k or 1 mile walk.
Please join us on Race Day at the Survivor Tent for a delicious breakfast buffet, fun giveaways, as well as other great activities and goodies. All information subject to change.
Location: the corner of 17th & San Jacinto
Survivor Tent Time: 6:30-10:30am. Live Music begins at 7:30am.
Survivor Group Pictures: 7:00am, and 9:15am.
Survivor Tent Guest Policy: Survivors plus one guest only in the Survivor Tent. Each Survivor may pick up two admission bracelets for Tent admittance from the Survivors table at Packet Pick Up or at the Survivors Tent. We are sorry to limit the number who can come in, but this tent is for our Survivors. All food, drinks and gifts have been donated to the Survivors. We want to make sure that all of our Survivors have the opportunity to enjoy this love fest heaped on them!
Survivor Breakfast: Each Survivor and each (1) guest will receive a complimentary breakfast thanks to our sponsors: the RK Group, Green Plate Foods and Starbucks.
Survivor Goodie Bag: These bags may be picked up at Registration or at the Survivor’s Tent the morning of the Race. The Survivor goodie bags are filled with fabulous donations and gifts from many wonderful people and businesses.
Survivor's Path: Watch for volunteers with directional signs towards the Race Finish. They will direct all Survivors to a Survivor’s Path that is inspirational as we cheer on our amazing race finishers!
Timed runners will again have a start time before all non-timed runners and walkers. The timed 5K event will begin 7:15am. Start line is located between 17th and 18th streets on Congress. If you run the timed race, then walk the course with untimed family or friends you will create problems with your timed results so please remove the D-Tag chip from your shoe after your timed race. Timed bibs are blue and have D-Tag chip which must be attached to your shoe.
Timed results are available via mychiptime.com.
All photos are courtesy of volunteer photographers. Check out some of the photos from the 2013 Race here.Still have questions? Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.