Run for the Rose

The Dr. Marnie Rose Foundation is hosting the Run for the Rose race on Sunday, April 14th benefiting the Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital and brain cancer research at MD Anderson Cancer Center. Some of the title sponsors for the race include The Republic of Tea and V.I.P. Pediatrics.

On the day of the race, late registration and T-shirt pick up will begin at 6:30 a.m. After that, the 5K race will start at the Coca Cola entrance of Reliant Park at 8 a.m., and the path will be led by Life Flight. The 1K Family Fun Run will begin shortly afterward at 8:30 a.m. Finally, the awards ceremony will take place at 9:15. There will even be a kids’ area that will have an obstacle course, balloon animals, face painting, and even clowns.

So be sure to go out, get a group of friends together, and register early for this event. You can donate, register, or sponsor by visiting http://www.runfortherose.com/?id=243, and help them reach their $500,000 goal. Also, don’t forget to arrive early because there will be free parking for anyone attending the race before 8 a.m.