The present day, it is going on 18th annual Komen Denver Race for the Cure against Breast Cancer. About 1 out of 7 Colorado women will be suffered from this disease in their life time. Since 1993, this Susan G. Denver Race has been raising opportunities, money and awareness to take control over this fatal disease, breast cancer.
Today, on 3rd of October, 2010 it is one of the largest race of the cure events throughout the country. About 55,000 people are expected to come out and set off on foot. The main goal of this race is to end the breast cancer ever and forever by increasing awareness among people so that many lives could save.
As early detection is a key to save many lives, so Komen Denver Race instructs people to know the cure and causes against breast cancer.
Rhianon Schuman, the mission coordinator for the event said that this race is also helpful in rising of money which is being used by educational as well as life-saving breast health services to uninsured and underinsured women in the Denver 19 county service area.
This 18th Annual race will up and down at Pepsi centre and has three main events, first, a 5k coed run/walk beginning at 7 a.m., second a 5k coed walk at 8 a.m., and the third is a family one-mile fun walk at 9 a.m. After that, the closing ceremony will begin with Ambassador Nancy G. Brinker, founder and CEO of Susan G. Komen at 10:15 a.m. In last years event, the money raised more than $3 million.
Registration for this meaningful event is available from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on Saturday and as early as 6 a.m. on Sunday at Pepsi Centre.
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