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The 3rd Annual "Break of Day" 5k Walk To Defeat Colon Cancer

Crusaders for Colon Cancer, Inc

Tuesday, November 24, 2015 from 6:00 AM to 11:00 AM (CST)

The 3rd Annual "Break of Day" 5k Walk To Defeat Colon...

Registration Information

Registration Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Individual (per person) Ended $25.00 $1.49
Team (per person) Ended $30.00 $1.59
Vendor - Early Bird Special- (per vendor) Ended $50.00 $1.99
Volunteer Ended Free $0.00
Non Participants Ended
Vendor (per vendor) Ended $75.00 $2.49
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Join Us at The 3rd Annual "Break of Day" 5k Walk

to Defeat Colon Cancer    

As part of our mission to raise community awareness of colorectal cancer, Crusaders for Colon Cancer, Inc., a non-profit,501(c)(3) tax exempt organization will hold an organized walk, the theme of which is "The Break of Day".  150,000 men and women in the United States are diagnosed yearly with colon cancer. Colon Cancer is the 2nd cancer killer.


The event is open to the public, and people can participate as individuals, vendors,  and /or volunteers and part of a team.  The team with the most participants will win a trophy. Navy blue is the color that represents colon cancers. 3 Individuals with the most creative outfit will win a trophy. We are also inviting merchandise vendors, organizations, etc. to set up booths at the event site.


The Walk was truly amazing last year! Participants were very excited to learn about the risks factors regarding colon cancer. We were just as excited to raise colon cancer awareness in the community.

 This year, we will award trophies to the team with the most participants, and the individual who wears the most creative outfit. "Creative" outfits are optional. There is only one requirement in regard to the creative outfit- it should be a shade (or shades) of blue- navy blue in particular. It's the symbolic color of colon cancer awareness.

The Crusaders would love to extend a special thanks to everyone who participated in the 2014 walk and for making it a success! They are as follows, but not limited to the following:


Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee - Lifetime Member

State Representative Senfronia Thompson - Lifetime Member

State Representative Sylvester Turner - Lifetime Member




 Trinity Gardens Church of Christ  MDAnderson  My Fit Foods  Radio 1  Choose Hope  Asurion  It Works Global  City of Houston Fire Department  The Burning Candle  Harris County Sheriff's Department  A & K Bakery  AIDS Foundation  Halliburton  Fitness Is Real Ministry  Houston Library  State Representative Sylvester Turner  Watermill Houston Metro Police Department  3rd Kindz Custom

The Tail's End...

Everyone Welcome!

Event Schedule

Site Setup - 4:45 A.M.

Welcome and Remarks - 6:00 A.M. - 7:00 A.M.

Walk begins- 7:00 A.M.

Site Breakdown, Cleanup- 10:30 A.M.

Vendors/Participants are responsible for cleaning their area during breakdown

Shirts will NOT be included for registrations received after February 28, 2016.



Have questions about The 3rd Annual "Break of Day" 5k Walk To Defeat Colon Cancer? Contact Crusaders for Colon Cancer, Inc

When & Where

Sylvester Turner Park
2800 West Little York Road
Houston, TX 77091

Tuesday, November 24, 2015 from 6:00 AM to 11:00 AM (CST)

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Crusaders for Colon Cancer, Inc

Jacquelyn Hopkins, Director of Events & Community Outreach 

Felicia Roberson, Treasurer, 832-609-5193

Regenia Washington Redmon, Vice President

Valerie Gardner-Smith, President/Founder



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Waiver: I understand that participating in this Crusaders for Colon Cancer Inc.event means that I am participating in a potentially hazardous activity. I agree not to enter and participate unless I am medically able. I agree to abide by any decision of an event official relative to my ability to safely complete the event. I am voluntarily entering and assume all risks associated with participating in the event, including, but not limited to, falls, contact with other participants, spectators or others, weather, including heat and/or humidity, track and the conditions of the course, all such risks being known and appreciated by me. I am also agreeing to the photo/video release which grants Crusaders for Colon Cancer Inc. the permission to photograph myself and any persons that I bring onto the property. Having read this waiver and knowing these facts, and in consideration of your acceptance of this application, I, for myself and anyone entitled to act on my behalf, waive and release Crusaders for Colon Cancer Inc., Sylvester Turner Park, the City of Houston and its agencies and departments, its affiliates, officers, directors, employees and agents, and all sponsors, and their representatives and successors, from present and future claims and liabilities of any kind, known or unknown, arising out of my participation in this event or related activities, even though such claim or liability may arise out of negligence or fault on the part of any of the foregoing persons or entities. I grant permission to the foregoing persons and entities to use or authorize others to use any photographs, motion pictures, recordings, or any other record of my participation in this event or related activities for any legitimate purpose without remuneration.

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