Vinton's Pink Warrior Walk

Vinton's Pink Warrior Walk

Sep 7, 2024

Race Distance

Age

Adults

Course Profile

Mostly Flat

Course Type

Point to point

Event Details

Join us on September 7, 2024, for the First Breast Cancer Awareness Walk in the Town of Vinton! Every step we take counts in the fight against breast cancer. After the walk, stick around for our lively after-party featuring local businesses, great music, and a stunning sunset. 🌅

 

Let's come together to raise awareness, celebrate survivors, and support those still fighting. 💪💖

 

Event Details:

🛑 Road Closures: Begin at 4:30 pm
🏃‍♀️  Walk Start Time: 5:30 pm
🎉 Return: To the Farmers Market just after sunset

 

Participants will receive event T-shirts 👚 in their participant packets, which you'll be notified to pick up. To guarantee your T-shirt, register by August 24, 2024. 💖

 

Every donation supports the Virginia Breast Cancer Foundation, helping to empower Virginians with knowledge and advocacy on their breast cancer journey. Your contributions provide:

🤝 Individualized resource coordination
📚 Free breast health educational materials
🎁 Packets for the newly diagnosed, caregivers, and survivors
🗣️ Advocacy for better health policies and research funding
🩺Screening and diagnostic services for the uninsured and underinsured

 

Learn more about the Foundation at vbcf.org.

 

Let’s walk together for a cause that matters. See you there! 👟💓

 

 

FAQs

Can I run the route?
🏃‍♂️ Of course! You are welcome to run, walk, or ruck the route. We encourage you to do what makes you happy.

 

Will the event be timed?
⏱️ We will not be timing this event.

 

Can we turn back if we can't walk the entire route?
🔄 Of course! We don't want you to overstrain yourself. There will be a turnaround spot for those who need it. Do what you can at your own pace.

 

Are kids able to register?
👧👦 Yes! Kids are more than welcome. We will even have a fun, kid-friendly area for them during the after-party.

 

Where can we park?
🅿️ Parking will be available at the following locations:

  • NEW Walnut Avenue parking lot (directly in front of the Farmers Market)
  • Town of Vinton Municipal Building Parking lot
  • Carilion Family Medicine
  • Vinton Public Library
  • Vinton Baptist Church
  • Thrasher Memorial

 

ADA Accessibility? The walk is on flat ground the entire way. There will be a stop early in the walk for those who cannot go further. For special accommodations, scroll down and fill out the Questions? form to receive an email or call.

 

 

🚫 Please do not park at the Vinton War Memorial as there will be another private event. Also, refrain from parking at the Vinton Post Office, Twin Creeks/Pollard 107 side lot, or Pok-E-Joe's lots.

 

 

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Vinton's Pink Warrior Walk

Vinton, VA, USA

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$35

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