Annual Arbor Day Run/Walk/Roll for Disability Awareness

710 Beach Blvd, Biloxi, MS 39530
(228) 604-4020
  • Dates: February 25, 2023
  • Time: 8am Registration; 9am 5K Race Starts
  • Price: Registration is $25 per person, early bird through February 17 $22 adults; $15 children
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This fun outdoor event promotes healthy lifestyles to individuals of all ages with and without disabilities. This event has 2 goals to encourage a healthy lifestyle and to encourage people with disabilities to be active community participants by joining the fun of a run.

OPTION 1
Event at the Biloxi Town Green: Saturday, February 25, 2023 Join this fun event promoting healthy lifestyles to individuals of all ages with and without disabilities. This event has 2 goals to encourage a healthy lifestyle and to encourage people with disabilities to be active community participants by joining the fun of a run. All Registration for Individuals is through the Gulf Coast Running Club.

You can register for the Run/Walk/Roll at the event ($25) or Pre-Register and pay a discount ($22, Children $15), postmarked by February 17, 2023. To pre-register, go to www.GulfCoastRunningClub.org, click on the Arbor Day Run. Print the registration form, and mail it to the address on the form. On-line registration is optional at www.RaceRoster.com. Runners receive a T-shirt. Runners with challenges receive a Medal. Volunteers/Caregivers do not need to pay registration fee to accompany a walker, but can register to receive a t-shirt. This event is in partnership with Gulf Coast Running Club, the most respected running club in South Mississippi.

Saturday Scheduled Run with Gulf Coast Running Club, Biloxi Town Green:

• 8:00-9:30 Registration, and Sign-in for those pre-Registered
• 9:00 5K Race Start
• 9:45 1 Mile Race and ¼ Mile Race Start together

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OPTION 2
Event at School or Optional Walking Track: group scheduled

Groups are welcome to register through DC and attend the event at Biloxi Town Green for $20 per registered walker. Due to the current pandemic, DC is offering a second option to  participate in the 2023 Arbor Day Run/Walk/Roll. Individuals and/or groups can register through DC, pay $20 per individual, and walk/run/roll a minimum of 1/4 mile at the time and location of their convenience. Staff can verify the list of those completing the walk to receive t-shirts and medallions for the participants. DC will also supply bottled water and snacks for participants.
Call the office for Sponsorship and Team information.

Proceeds support the Disability Connection programs and events. For Sponsorship or Team information contact the Disability Connection office at (228) 604-4020.  

NOTE: Go to www.DisabilityConnection.org to view a fun VIDEO of one of the previous year’s events.

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