The Get Well Gabby team is at it again this year with the Gabby Gobble 5k Run/Walk and the mission is simple… fight cancer. Proceeds from this event will go directly to the Get Well Gabby Foundation, whose primary focus is to raise money for childhood brain cancer research to help find a cure. This organization also dedicates funds to assist in the care and well being of children and their families battling childhood cancer. This foundation was founded in 2012 in memory of Gabriella Vogel, a vibrant and happy five-year-old girl who lost her battle to a terminal diagnosis in September 2011. According to the Vogel family, Gabby was a fighter, and in her memory, they are also fighting. So many families have chosen to make the Gabble Gobble 5K Run/Walk a part of their Thanksgiving tradition and we think you should, too! Below are the event details and instructions on how you can join along in this fight.
Thursday, November 23rd @ 8:30am-1:00pm
Race Day Registration opens at 8:30am | Race begins at 9:30am
Packet pick-up and late registration will be hosted at Irish Eyes in Lewes, DE on Wednesday, November 22nd from 4:00-6:00pm
Join us at Irish Eyes in Lewes DE as the kick off point to the race as well as for post race refreshments. Hot dogs, Hamburgers, Beer and Bloody Mary’s for those 21 and over. Early Bird and Pre-registered runners/walkers will receive a long sleeve unisex t-shirt and a goodie bag with items from our sponsors.
Awards and prizes will be given to:
Top male/female Masters
Top male/female in 10 year age groups 9 & under through 70 & over
Best dressed Turkey Day Team
Largest team award- Team with the largest registered participants (Pre-registration only)
Fundraising award- Team/Participant that raises the most money (Pre-registration only)
Team scoring award- 5 person teams scoring top 3 including one female (Pre-registration only)
50/50 Raffle, kids crafts and activities will also be part of the fun. Raffle Baskets with a variety of items will be available to try your luck at!
Please click here to register for the Gabby Gobble 5K Run/Walk today!