2017 Team Melanoma Know More - Flying Pig Marathon

Join us on May 6, 2017

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Event Details
Where Cincinnati Flying Pig Marathon
Cincinnati, OH
Starts 05/06/2017 @ 12:00 AM
Ends 05/07/2017 @ 4:00 PM
Check-in Time N/A
Registration Cutoff 04/28/2017 @ 12:00 PM
Donation Cutoff 12/31/2017 @ 12:00 AM
Contact Leanne Blair
Phone 513-364-6653
Email Address leanne@melanomaknowmore.com

Make a difference! Join Team Melanoma Know More (MKM) in the race against melanoma at the 2017 Flying Pig Marathon.

There is an event for everyone: 5k, 10k, relay, half-marathon, and full-marathon. We have participants of all abilities who participate and raise funds to support Melanoma Know More.

Saturday, May 6, 2017
8am - 10K
10am - 5K

Sunday, May 7, 2017
6:30am - Flying Pig MarathonHalf Marathon4-Person Relay

If this is your first event, we will show you the way! We will provide you with information regarding available training resources in our community, tools to assist you with your fundraising efforts, access to our Flying Pig Victory Party after the race and an orange race-day shirt. These orange shirts will help you spot your fellow Team MKM teammates on the course.

As a result of funds raised through Team MKM, we are able to promote awareness, support community and youth education, fund critical research, provide free screening clinics and facilitate patient and family outreach activities. All we ask is that you raise a minimum of $250.

Each participant will be able to create their own personal and/or team fundraising webpage, which will make it easy for family, friends, and co-workers to support you in your event. Friends and family that are unable to physically participate in an event can still help fundraise by becoming "virtual participants" and can create their own fundraising webpage as well.

If you have been touched by melanoma, JOIN US! Many will participate to honor the memory of a loved one that lost the fight. Some will support family members or friends who are currently battling melanoma, and some participate because THEY are currently fighting or have won their battle.

If you currently have melanoma or have won your battle, you are considered a "Melanoma Warrior." We run and walk for many reasons, but supporting these "Warriors" is the reason we continue to fight and support the mission of Melanoma Know More.  All Warriors will receive additional recognition and a special race-day shirt!

Start and finish with Melanoma Know More!!! Join the TEAM today!

Step 1:  Please click REGISTER NOW on the Team MKM webpage and select which event you plan to do: Flying Pig 5K, 10K, Relay, Half or Full Marathon.  

Step 2: Visit www.flyingpigmarathon.com to register for the Flying Pig.  Utilize the MKM discount code MKMFP12.

Step 3: If you plan to train for the half or full marathon for the Flying Pig, consider training with the Fleet Feet Training Group and running/walking with other Team MKM participants as well as individuals from other charities. Half and Full Team MKM participants need to register via http://fleetfeetcincy.com/training/flying-pig-marathon-half. The cost is $25 and participants will receive a 17-week training schedule from a Fleet Feet Sports certified coach, two weekly group workouts, pace group leaders, FREE injury screenings by Oxford Physical Therapy, a Fleet Feet Sports training program technical t-shirt, and Fleet Feet Sports training program VIP race day perks. The code to register via Fleet Feet is MKM17.

If you have any questions about Team MKM or getting registered, please feel free to contact me.

Thank you for your support!

Leanne Blair
Executive Director
Melanoma Know More
10945 Reed Hartman Hwy, Suite 309
Cincinnati, OH 45242

PLEASE REMEMBER: If you plan to join Team Melanoma Know More, you will need to register for the Flying Pig in addition to registering via this page. Please visit www.flyingpigmarathon.com and enter the charity discount code: MKMFP12This code will give you a registration discount as well as allow MKM to receive a donation from Flying Pig.



If you would like to learn more about becoming a sponsor, please contact Leanne Blair at 513.364.6653 or leanne@melanomaknwomore.com.




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