Prostate cancer will affect 1 out of every 6 men in the United States (1 in 3 in the African American community), making it the most common cancer among American men. Join the fight against prostate cancer by registering for Little Red Door's Unite 2 Fight Race Against Prostate Cancer.
Indianapolis, IN (PRWEB) April 13, 2010 -- Registration is now open for Little Red Door’s Unite 2 Fight Race Against Prostate Cancer at www.littlereddoor.org. This event will take place at 8:00am Saturday, July 10th 2010 at the Indiana War Memorial in downtown Indianapolis. This year's event expects to draw an estimated field of more than 3,000 participants, some of which will be a part of the over 65 teams helping to fight prostate cancer.
The goal is to raise awareness and educate people about prostate cancer. Prostate cancer will affect 1 out of every 6 men in the United States (1 in 3 in the African American community), making it the most common cancer among American men. Unite 2 Fight Race Against Prostate Cancer consists of a 5K run, a 5K walk, and a one-mile family walk in downtown Indianapolis.
Individuals are encouraged to organize a team and compete for a great cause. Unite 2 Fight entries will be accepted for $25 - which includes a short sleeve t-shirt - until July 2, 2010. Entry fees for individuals participating with a team (20 or more individuals) are $20, which includes a t-shirt.
For more information on race details, registration, and organizing a team visit www.littlereddoor.org or call Andrea Arnold at (317) 925-9595 x331.
The team component of Unite 2 Fight has brought a tremendous amount of excitement and fun to past races. Team captains are invited to the Team Captain Rally on May 20, 2010 at Little Red Door Cancer Agency. The top three teams that collect the most pledges will receive a prize and recognition on race day, plus the top three individuals, affiliated with a team, who collect the most pledges will also receive a prize and recognition on race day.
Little Red Door Cancer Agency is dedicated to reducing the physical, emotional and financial burden of prostate cancer for Central Indiana men who can't fight it on their own. Little Red Door offers free prostate cancer screenings, supplies, and education to men in need of help. More info at www.LittleRedDoor.org.
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