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To register online for the Walk, Run or Dye 5K click the link above.
The Walk, Run or Dye 5K for Poteau Chamber is a fun walk/run and will not be a timed event. There will be no metals or trophies given, just a really good time with your friends and family!
All ages are invited, just please remember that this is a COLOR Run, participants will be exposed to powdered cornstarch at various times during the run and this may affect allergies, breathing and/or cause other health problems. Please make sure that you are fit and healthy enough to participate in this run before signing up.
What can you expect? While you are waiting to register, expect some good quality pumping music by MS Event Group to help get the party started. At the end of the run, we hope you will stay for the after party ending at the City Hall as the DJ plays the latest dance hits. Stick around for lots of fun and games. Various local non—profit groups will be set up selling food items so we hope that you will stay around and be ready to support your local community non-profit agencies.
Throughout the race, participants will go through several color stations where they will have the opportunity to check out some “color” from some of our local businesses.
REGISTRATION INFORMATION AND FEES
Race day registration is from 9:00am to 9:45am in the City Hall Parking Lot. Race Time Begins at 10:00am .
Pre-registration for all entrants must be postmarked by September 2, 2013 in order to be guaranteed a T-Shirt. If you do not pre-register by 5:00pm on the day of the deadline, you will NOT be guaranteed a t-shirt, there are NO exceptions to this rule.
Registration fees will remain the same after the early registration deadline. However, late registrants will NOT BE guaranteed a t-shirt.
Registration Packet includes (1) White “Walk, Run or Dye” T-Shirt, (1) “Walk, Run or Dye” Tattoo, and (1) Color Bomb for the after party and a whole lotta’ fun!
Fees are as follows: Individuals are $20 each. Groups of 4 or more are $15 each. Students (must present valid student ID and/or class schedule) are $8 each. Children ages 12 and under are $5 each.
In a color run, you are encouraged to wear white! Each registrant will receive one (1) white logo tee. Please note that the Chamber or any other party will not be held responsible for staining or damage done to clothing from cornstarch.
Vendors spots are available to local non-profit agencies only. We want this to benefit our local non-profit agencies. Non-profit agencies interested in setting up a vendor booth, please contact the Chamber of Commerce. Space is limited so please contact the Chamber as soon as possible. There is no fee to set up as a vendor, however, you must be a non-profit group and must register with the Chamber!
2013 Run Results 2013 Walk Results
The Cavanal Killer is a 5 Mile Walk/Run to the top of the World's Highest Hill, Cavanal Hill. Held in May each year, generally the 2nd Saturday of each month. The 5 mile climb to the top of Cavanal Hill is an intense climb. Participants will gaining 1500' altitude with an average gradient of 8%, some sections tilting upward at 14%. This walk/run is not to be taken lightly and is also rewarding.
To download the entry form click here
Early Registration $20. Late Registration is $25.00 Any one who registers after May 1 will not be guaranteed a t-shirt. There will be no exceptions.
Runners: Pre-Registration & Check In begins at 7:30am; Run begins at 8:15am
Walkers: Pre-Registration & Check In begins at 8:30am; Walk begins at 9:30am
Beginning Point: Poteau Primary, 407 Hughes Drive, Poteau, OK 74953
Pre-Event Spaghetti Dinner: There will be a pre-carb spaghetti dinner on Friday, May 10 at the Lowrey Hotel from 6pm - 8pm. Each registrant will receive free entry. Additional plates may be purchased for $6 each.
This is not a race, however, trophies are given for 1st, 2nd & 3rd place in the run and walk. A trophy is also given for the Largest Group/Organization that participates.
- Wear comfortable shoes & clothing.
- Water and fruit will be provided at stations on the way, but participants are encouraged to bring their own water.
- Snacks and a light lunch will be provided at the topfor participants.
- Before beginning the walk/run, all participants should carefully determine that they are physically fit and medically able to participate in the annual walk/run since the physical strain of the walk/run could lead to serious health problems.
- Participants should also understand that walking/running involves risk of injury from falls due to the surface condition of the hill, contact ith other participants, and the effects of the weather, including heat and/or humidity.
- For the safety of all volunteers and participants, we ask that you DO NOT drive personal vehicles to the top of the hill or that you do not call and ask for personal transportation back down the hill. We will be providing transportation from the top back to the Elementary school beginning at about 11:00am. We apologize for any inconvenience but appreciate your cooperation.
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