Kyle’s Krusade Virtual 5K, 10K and Half Marathon

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The Race

The Kyle’s Krusade Virtual race is to benefit Kyle O’Connor, a 6 year old boy fighting cancer, and his family. Read Kyle’s story HERE.

Kyle’s Krusade Virtual 5K, 10K and Half Marathon is a race anyone, anywhere can participate in. You can walk, run, push a stroller, do it with a group or by yourself. The registration for this event is $10 a distance, you can sign up for one, two, or all three distances. 100% of your entry fee will go to The Talbert Family Foundation’s Kyle’s Krusade fund. In turn, to assist with the exorbitant costs associated with having a child with Cancer, they give 100% of their donations directly to the O’Connor family.

There are prizes for the runners which will be given out at random to participants — the more you race, the more chances to win! After all of the times have been entered and the race is over, the prizes will be selected by Random.org. All you need to do is run your race between February 1 and February 16, 2013. When you have completed your run, enter your time in the race spread sheet and that will make you eligible to win any of these prizes donated by our sponsors….

How to Sign Up

Signing up for the race is the easy…

First, click on the “Donate” button below.






When you get to the donation form, make a donation in the amount of your race — each event is $10. You can do one, two, or all three race events.

When your donation is complete, it will direct you to the Race Sign-up form. Fill it out and you’re all done!

Running the Race

The Kyle’s Krusade Virtual Race can be done any time between February 1st and February 16th 2013.

The rules are simple: Complete your chosen distance and record your time on the race results sheet. All participants will be emailed a link to the race results sheet so they can record their times and enter to win a prize.

Feel free to take a picture of yourself and your race bib and post it to the Runwiki Facebook Page, these pictures are great to share and know the O’Connor’s will be thrilled to see you. If you want to do a race review/recap, send me a link to the post in the so I can share the love.

You Could Win

What are the fabulous prizes? Thanks to our wonderful sponsors, we’ve got some good stuff for you!

Costco Card and Membership

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A $50.00 Costco Gift Card and FREE one year membership!

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Total Wine

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A $25.00 gift card to Total Wine donated by Ryan Wharton, of Aviara Real Estate.

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Starbucks

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A $25.00 Starbucks Gift Card!
 
 
 
 
 
 

Oiselle

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Shorts and a shirt combo pack in your size (colors and styles to be announced upon winning), by Oiselle

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Goldwell Hair Care Kit

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2- sets of Goldwell International Hair care and styling kits

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KMS Hair Care Kits

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2- sets of KMS Hair care and styling kits.

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Xterra Trail Race

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2- entries into the Xterra Trail Race in Lake Las Vegas, Nevada April 15, 2013

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Miles Stones

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A custom Race Bib Coaster from Miles Stones

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Simple Hydration

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3- Simple Hydration Bottles

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Picky Bars

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One of each of the flavors of Picky Bars and a Picky T-Shirt

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Nature Box

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A box of Nature Box all natural snacks.

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Nuun

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A 4 pack of Strawberry Lemonade Nuun

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Healthy Bites

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2 – boxes of Healthy Bites.

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Sony Walkman

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A Sony Special Edition Meb Keflezighi water resistant MP3 player
 
 
 
 

Credits, Thanks, and Links

A special thanks to Mommy Run Fast, Underwater Samurai, and all the amazing sponsors for helping put this very special race together.

Together we can challenge ourselves physically, win prizes, and most importantly help this little boy and his family… They need some sunshine right now, let’s give it to them!

To print up a race bib, click HERE.

To read more about Kyle, click HERE.

To by-pass the virtual run and make a direct donation, click HERE. Be sure to specify “Kyle’s Krusade” in the memo line.

Please post pictures of your race on the RunWiki facebook page and email links of your race recaps and blog posts to Runwiki.

Please consider sharing this post on your Facebook page or other Social media platforms – no act of kindness or gesture is too small. Thank you so much for your support!

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    • Lisa says

      Steph, I will add you to the list, what distance are you running? I’m so sorry for the glitch. Thank you so much for supporting this cause and running for Kyle. Have a great weekend. -Lisa

    • Lisa says

      Cassie, you should have received a race results spreadsheet via email today. If for some reason you did not receive this let me know, and I’ll get that to you.

  1. Danielle says

    I donated but missed the link to sign-up! I ran the 10k on Saturday (a friend printed me a bib), but I don’t have the link to put my time in. Any way you can help? Thanks!

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