2014 Bite Back For a Cure: The TBDA Walk/Run to Fight Tick-Borne Diseases

Sunday, April 06, 2014


Watch Orna Grand talk about her 6th Tick Borne Disease Alliance 2014 Walk/Run and Lyme Disease:
http://youtu.be/EjvBGZXwpJU via @YouTube

Please join us in the fight against Lyme and other tick-borne diseases for the Sixth Annual Walk/Run to Bite Back For a Cure on behalf of the Tick-Borne Disease Alliance. The event will raise funds for research and awareness on Sunday April 6, 2014, rain or shine at Sherwood Island State Park, West Beach in Westport, CT.

Registration and check in will begin at 8:30 am. The event will include a 3 Mile and 6 Mile run, as well as a 1 Mile loop walk within the park. Opening remarks will be at 9:00 am. Runners will start at 9:30 am. followed by the walkers at 9:45 am.  Award ceremony for the runners and the highest fundraisers will be at 11:00 am. Information stations, music, food and more will be available

Early registration fees are $25 per person and $70 per family. Participants who register by March 15 are guaranteed a free t-shirt. Online registration will close at 12:00 a.m. on April 3. Onsite registration fees are $35 per person and $80 per family. Children under 10 are free. For more information about this event or to volunteer please contact Orna Grand at ornag55@gmail.com. For information on how to organize a walk, visit www.tbdalliance.org/walks.

If you cannot participate, you can still donate directly to an individual's fundraising page. 


Directions to Sherwood Island State Park can be found here.