Race For the Cure This Saturday in Downtown Tyler
The Tyler Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure is set for this Saturday in Downtown Tyler. You're invited to come show your support, and ladies are asked to make a 'Pinky Promise' to get your mammogram scheduled this year.
Registration for the race begins at 6:30 a.m. in Gallery Main Street, located at 110 W. Erwin. At 7:00 a.m. Survivors will gather for a photo and breakfast. The kids dash begins at 8:00 a.m., and the Survivor's Parade starts at 8:30 a.m.
The 1 mile fun run and walk begins at 8:25, and at 9:15 the aerobic work out begins before the race starts at 9:25 a.m. The awards ceremony is expected to start at 10:00 a.m.
Even if you are not running in the race, it is a great opportunity to show your support for those fighting breast cancer and educate yourself with facts. Local businesses will be on hand to help educate ladies on early detection, and inviting them to schedule their mammograms.