Sanford Civic Center, Sanford, Seminole County, Florida, United States

Start Date

05/06/2023

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Activities: Running only, Running race, Virtual race, 5K

MELISSA'S RACE 2023: LIVE or VIRTUAL 

Civic Center Park, Sanford

 

GREAT MEDAL! GREAT CAUSE! NEW RACE LAYOUT!

The 8th Annual Melissa's Race to Battle Brain Cancer is SO much more than another 5K.

This event is a FUNDRAISER benefiting ADVENT HEALTH CANCER INSTITUTE for brain cancer research. This event is in memory of Melissa Vosburg, a resident of Sanford and teacher at Midway Elementary School, who was lost to brain cancer in 2013. Hosted by Melissa Vosburg, Inc.

Melissa’s Race is known as the race with a heart.  Thank you from the bottom of OUR hearts for helping make this year’s race the biggest and best ever!  

 

Melissa's Story

 

  • 6:30a Registration and Packet Pickup Opens
  • 7:15a National Anthem & Opening Ceremony
  • 7:30a Wave 1 Starts (Recommended for competitive runners)
  • 7:40a Wave 2 Starts
  • 7:50a Wave 3 Starts
  • 8:00a Wave 4 Starts
  • 9:00a Race ends
  • 9:15a - 10:15a Closing Ceremony & Butterfly Release

 

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