The Oklahoma ASDA chapter is proud to announce the first annual Miles for Smiles 5K. This is a race that seeks to encourage not only a healthy body, but also a healthy mouth. All benefits will go to Good Shepherd Ministries. Good Shepherd has provided medical and dental care since 1977 and has changed the lives and health of countless people. Our goal is to ensure that Good Shepherd remains a staple in the OKC community, with adequate funding and assistance for many years to come.
What are you waiting for? Lace up those running shoes to help contribute to a deserving cause.
Proceeds benefit Good Shepherd Ministries OKC
A few healthcare statistics:
- An average of 408,415 Oklahoma residents are uninsured
Over 40% increase in patient demand
Date: Saturday, November 11, 2017
Time: 5K Run begins at 9:00 am
University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
Robert E. Bird Library off of Stonewall Ave.
All registrations include a Miles for Smiles T-shirt.
Non-ASDA member: $25.00
- ASDA member: $20.00
- Children 12 and under: $20.00
**Add $5.00 to each price after Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at 11:59pm.
**You must register by Wednesday, October 25, 2017 to guarantee your Miles for Smiles T-shirt and size at Packet Pickup/ Race Day.
***Online Registration will close on Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at 11:59pm.
Why sign up?
In addition to providing funds that will go directly to serving those in need in the OKC community through Good Shepherd Ministries, you will also be able to receive & take part in the following!
• Official Event T-shirt
• 1 complimentary post-race beer at Fassler Hall
• AWESOME Raffle Prizes like an Apple watch, various gift cards, and OKC Thunder tickets!*
• Free post race bag full of dental products from Colgate, Listerine, and Sensodyne!
*Must be present to win raffle prizes
Runners may pick up packets at the HSC David L. Boren Student Union on:
- Thursday, Nov. 9th 4:30 - 6:30 pm
- Friday, Nov. 10th from 4:30 - 6:30 pm
- Saturday, Nov. 11, from 8:00 - 8:40am
Race Day Schedule
Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017
- 8:00am: Race Day Registration/Packet Pick-Up
- 9:00am: Race/Walk Start
- 10:00am: Awards Ceremony & Raffle Prizes
- 10:30am: Head to Fassler Hall for post race beverage!
From I-235 South: Take Exit 1F onto N 6th St. At the light, take a left onto Harrison Ave. Harrison Ave will turn into 8th St., upon which you will follow east until Lottie Ave. Take a left on Lottie, and proceed North until 13th St. At the 13th St. light, make a U-turn and entrance to parking will be marked with a sign on the right side.
From I-235 North: Take Exit 1E onto Harrison Ave. Take a left on 8th St., upon which you will follow east until Lottie Ave. Take a left on Lottie, and proceed North until 13th St. At the 13th St. light, make a U-turn and entrance to parking will be marked with a sign on the right side.
You may park in any legal spot in the O Parking Lot, but advise parking as close as you can to the NW corner. Parking is free for the event. Then walk west beside the Allied Health building to the Starting line on Stonewall Ave.
The following link will also take you directly to the entrance of the parking lot through Apple Maps: Parking Link
MEET OUR SPONSORS
While we encourage you to participate in the running event, we know running isn’t for everyone. If instead you wish to simply donate to Good Shepherd Ministries, please follow the link. Your contribution could save a smile!