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Inaugural Prader-Willi Syndrome 5k Run & Walk

Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 9:00am

What is Prader-Willi syndrome?

PWS is a complex genetic disorder affecting appetite, growth, metabolism, cognitive function and behavior.  It is typically characterized by low muscle tone, short stature (when not treated with growth hormone), incomplete sexual development, cognitive disabilities, behavioral problems, and the hallmark characteristics – chronic feelings of insatiable hunger and a slowed metabolism that can lead to excessive eating and life-threatening obesity. Those who have PWS need intervention and strict external controls, sometimes including padlocking access to food, to maintain normal weight and to help save their lives.

3.11 miles

Pre-Registration- $22.00 through 11/15 at 6 p.m.

Post Race-Day Registration- $25.00 from 7:30-8:50 a.m.


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LONG SLEEVE T-SHIRTS to all pre-registered runners and walkers...Race Day Registrations will be "First Come"



Presented to the Overall, Masters, and top 3 finishers in age groups from 9U - 70 & O



Results will be produced by Seashore Strider Event Production, Inc.

Sponsor Logos: 
Race Director: 

Tim Bamforth- Seashore Striders