Boston Scientific Heart of Summer 5K & 10K

Minneapolis, MN

Jul 23, 2011 - Jul 23, 2011

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Jul 23 2011
Minneapolis, MN
5k, 10k

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Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in women, claiming more lives than AIDS, breast cancer and lung cancer combined. The Boston Scientific Heart of Summer is your chance to make a difference. Join us for a day of hope and accomplishment as we celebrate survivors, honor lives lost, and continue our mission to educate women about the role of health and fitness in the prevention of heart disease.

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Boston Scientific Heart of Summer 5K & 10K

Jul 23 2011
Location: Minneapolis, MN
Event Type: 5k
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Fees
Online Fees: 10K - $30 prior to June 30, $35 from July 1 - July 20. 5K - $25 prior to June 30, $30 from July 1 - July 20. Kids 1 Mile $10.


Registration Closing Date
Tuesday, July 19, 2011 @ 8:00 PM

Kids 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk
A 1 mile kids fun run/walk will take place on Saturday at 9:45 am.


7:30 am Start for Elite Female Athletes
In order to run the Elite Women's 10K, you must be an invited female runner or have a scored 10K time of 40:00 or better. If you have run and placed in the Boston Scientific Heart of Summer 10K the previous year, you will receive either a complimentary entry for your placement or a seeded number invitation. For all elite athlete entry questions, please contact the race director, Kris DeVries, at race.director@charter.net


7:35 am start for all other 10K Runners
All other 10K participants are asked to start at 7:35 am, following the Elite Women's start at 7:30 am.


Packet Pick-up at Lake Nokomis on Friday, July 24
Friday, July 22nd, Race Packet Pickup and Final 10K registration. 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. @ Lake Nokomis, north side of the lake in the Beach Parking Lot.


Register in Person at Lake Nokomis
Final registration for the 10k will be at the Lake Nokomis Beach Parking Lot on Friday, July 22nd from 4 - 7pm. The cost will be $35. There will be NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION FOR THE 10K. You may also register for the Kids 1 mile Fun Run ($10) and the 5k event ($30) on Friday, July 22nd. There will be Race Day Registration for the 5K ONLY beginning at 6:30 am on July 23rd. Race Day Registration for the 5K will be $35.


Directions
Lake Nokomis is located to the east of Cedar Avenue, just north of Highway 62. From Hwy 62, go north on Cedar Avenue to Minnehaha Parkway and turn right.


Parking
Please keep in mind that Nokomis Parkway serves as the course for both races and will be closed from approximately 6:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. If you park your car on the race course, you will not be able to move it during these hours.


Course
Lake Nokomis. Fast & Flat!! Visit our website for a course map.


For Local Information
Contact: Kris DeVries, Race Director Email: race.director@charter.net Phone: 952-220-6505


Visit our Website
<a href="http://www.heartofsummer.org">http://www.heartofsummer.org</a>


Team Captains
You need to create a Team Name by clicking on the Create Your Team link .
After creating your team name, make sure to Register for the Event and select your Team Name from the Drop Down Box on your form.


Team Members
Click on Register Now then select the Team Entry category. Each team member registers individually and you must select your appropriate Team Name from the Drop Down Box on your form.


Safety Precautions
No headphones, inline skates, bicycles or pets allowed on the course. Participants with baby strollers or joggers are asked to start at the back.


BOSTON SCIENTIFIC EMPLOYEES
Check back soon for more information.


Additional Information
TO REGISTER AFTER JULY 20TH. Registration will be available for all events at Lake Nokomis, in the Nokomis Beach Parking Lot on July 23rd from 4 - 7pm. 10K @ $35, 5K @ $30. Race Day Registration is available for the 5k only @ $30.

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Jul 23 2011
Location: Minneapolis, MN
Event Type: 10k
Average rating:

About this stage

Fees
Online Fees: 10K - $30 prior to June 30, $35 from July 1 - July 20. 5K - $25 prior to June 30, $30 from July 1 - July 20. Kids 1 Mile $10.


Registration Closing Date
Tuesday, July 19, 2011 @ 8:00 PM

Kids 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk
A 1 mile kids fun run/walk will take place on Saturday at 9:45 am.


7:30 am Start for Elite Female Athletes
In order to run the Elite Women's 10K, you must be an invited female runner or have a scored 10K time of 40:00 or better. If you have run and placed in the Boston Scientific Heart of Summer 10K the previous year, you will receive either a complimentary entry for your placement or a seeded number invitation. For all elite athlete entry questions, please contact the race director, Kris DeVries, at race.director@charter.net


7:35 am start for all other 10K Runners
All other 10K participants are asked to start at 7:35 am, following the Elite Women's start at 7:30 am.


Packet Pick-up at Lake Nokomis on Friday, July 24
Friday, July 22nd, Race Packet Pickup and Final 10K registration. 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. @ Lake Nokomis, north side of the lake in the Beach Parking Lot.


Register in Person at Lake Nokomis
Final registration for the 10k will be at the Lake Nokomis Beach Parking Lot on Friday, July 22nd from 4 - 7pm. The cost will be $35. There will be NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION FOR THE 10K. You may also register for the Kids 1 mile Fun Run ($10) and the 5k event ($30) on Friday, July 22nd. There will be Race Day Registration for the 5K ONLY beginning at 6:30 am on July 23rd. Race Day Registration for the 5K will be $35.


Directions
Lake Nokomis is located to the east of Cedar Avenue, just north of Highway 62. From Hwy 62, go north on Cedar Avenue to Minnehaha Parkway and turn right.


Parking
Please keep in mind that Nokomis Parkway serves as the course for both races and will be closed from approximately 6:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. If you park your car on the race course, you will not be able to move it during these hours.


Course
Lake Nokomis. Fast & Flat!! Visit our website for a course map.


For Local Information
Contact: Kris DeVries, Race Director Email: race.director@charter.net Phone: 952-220-6505


Visit our Website
<a href="http://www.heartofsummer.org">http://www.heartofsummer.org</a>


Team Captains
You need to create a Team Name by clicking on the Create Your Team link .
After creating your team name, make sure to Register for the Event and select your Team Name from the Drop Down Box on your form.


Team Members
Click on Register Now then select the Team Entry category. Each team member registers individually and you must select your appropriate Team Name from the Drop Down Box on your form.


Safety Precautions
No headphones, inline skates, bicycles or pets allowed on the course. Participants with baby strollers or joggers are asked to start at the back.


BOSTON SCIENTIFIC EMPLOYEES
Check back soon for more information.


Additional Information
TO REGISTER AFTER JULY 20TH. Registration will be available for all events at Lake Nokomis, in the Nokomis Beach Parking Lot on July 23rd from 4 - 7pm. 10K @ $35, 5K @ $30. Race Day Registration is available for the 5k only @ $30.

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