5K Angel Run 2021 9 - Kennedys Angel Gowns

OCTOBER 16, 2021

Medal Pick-Up

If you would like to pick up your finisher’s medal, please check the options available here. Our goal is to offer one date in Virginia Beach and one in Chesapeake.

Virtual runners will receive their shipment soon. Thanks for your patience while our volunteers work together to send your package. If you would like to decline your medal, please email us the registered name as soon as possible.

Join the Event

5K Angel Run 2021 10 - Kennedys Angel Gowns

And we’re back!

We are so excited to host the 5th annual 5K Angel Run in 2021! Let’s get ready for a bigger and better race for awareness and in remembrance of all angel babies. This fundraiser event provides families with a simple and easy way to honor and remember their baby gone too soon.

You can get pumped up about Flatout Events managing the race. Their system will also allow us to prepare for our awards ceremony quickly. Your race times will be emailed to you and will be available on our website.

A trophy will be presented to the best team t-shirt, middle of the pack winner, and winners in select categories. If you run virtually, you will get a race t-shirt and medal delivered before race day.

Post any of your race pictures on Facebook and Instagram and tag @kennedysangelgowns @5kangelrun and #5kangelrun in the post description. We’d love to see you!

How do I register?

Click here to scroll down to the registration details or jump over to Chronotrack to register now. You can enter the timed 5K Angel Run or Stroller Stride or untimed Virtual 5K Angel Run.

How do I create or join a team?

So glad you asked! The creation of a team or joining an existing team is doing step-by-step during registration. Please follow the detailed instructions found here.

How do I register my family a team?

The creation of a team is done step-by-step during registration. Start with the first person and at the end, you will select Add New Entry for the next family member. Please follow the detailed instructions found here.

I am Team Captain. Can I manage my team?

Yes! When you create a team and set a Team Captain, you can manage your team. Please follow the detailed instructions found here.

Is there an option to join virtually?

Yes, but you must register by September 30 to run virtually. We will ship you a race t-shirt and medal.

I have a wheelchair/stroller. How do I register?

You can register as Stroller Stride which includes yourself (for the race bib) and the person in the jogging/adaptive stroller or wheelchair. If you are not in-person, you would select Virtual.

What is the age limit?

There is no age limit to register for this fundraiser event. If a person of any age is walking, jogging, or running the 5k they would register as an individual or join a team. The winner for each age bracket will receive a trophy.

What is this event?

It is an annual fundraiser for our non-profit. Attendees are typically families who experienced pregnancy and infant loss and their supporters. Learn more here.

5K Event Location

Dismal Swamp Canal Trail

1246 Dismal Swamp Canal Trail, Chesapeake, VA 23323

5K Registration

Individuals who want to walk, jog, stroller, or run the race select the 5K Angel Run (in-person), Stroller Stride (in-person, person with stroller/wheelchair), or Virtual (any type, not in-person) option when registering. If you’re the first one to register for a team, you will need to create it. Search the existing team names first to avoid duplicating your team (case/character sensitive).

We invite you to start a 5K fundraiser to support this event or in honor of your angel baby if you do not plan to register.

This year we are placing angel baby names on the back of the race t-shirt.

Race T-shirts and medals are guaranteed for all runners who register by September 30, 2021.

UPDATE: We have exceeded 500 registrations! We are short on race packet supplies (bags, shirts, medals).
Thank you for your patience and understanding.

After you complete registration, you will receive race-specific updates by email. Please check your spam/junk folder if you don’t see them.

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General Information

We are excited for everyone to be a part of this day of remembrance!

Registration

Online and on-site available to walk, run, jog. Virtual open!

Race Medal

A finisher's medal is provided to every runner.

Teams

Create a team or join one with your family or small group!

Race Tshirt

Shirt is 5.4-ounce, 100% cotton, short sleeve. Size XS-2XL for youth or adults.

Angel Babies

Add-on a keepsake with registration and baby's name on race tshirt.

Volunteer

Sign up for the latest spots available now online!

Vendors

Enjoy the variety of booths!

Follow @5kangelrun

Join the race with us on Instagram and tag a friend.

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Learn More

Pregnancy & Infant Loss Awareness Month 

5K Vendors

We invite local vendors to be a part of the event. Spots can be reserved, first-come, first-served. This family-friendly event is perfect for food trucks, independent consultants (one representative per vendor), and community organizations.

5K Angel Run 2021 9 - Kennedys Angel Gowns

2021 5K Angel Run

Event
Schedule

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Thursday, September 30

⚠️ Virtual 5K and Early-bird online registration end.

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Wednesday, October 13

Race bags are assembled and prepared for the event. Volunteer to join us!

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Thursday, October 14

⚠️ Online registration ends.

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Friday, October 15

5-7PM • RACE PACKET PICKUP & REGISTRATION
Online registered runners pick up race packets and in-person Late Registration is available.

📍Dave & Busters, 701 Lynnhaven Pkwy Suite G19, Virginia Beach, VA 23452

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Friday, October 15

Wave of Light • 7pm EST

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Saturday, October 16

🏃🏽‍♀️ RACE DAY

1246 Dismal Swamp Canal Trail

Registered runners with a bib receive a complimentary banana and volunteers get a bagel—stop by Panera Bread's tent.

8 a.m. Volunteers check-in

9 a.m. RACE PACKET PICKUP

9 a.m. LATE REGISTRATION

9:45 a.m. Zumba Warm-up

10:15 a.m. Race starts

10:45 a.m. Awards & Time to Remember

Tomika Harris

Tomika Harris

Zumba/Mixxed Fit Instructor

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