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The annual Pinewood Back Nine 5K and one-mile fun run will benefit Chase After a Cure, a non-profit organization that raises money for pediatric cancer research at MUSC.
The USATF-certified race will be held at 7:45 a.m. Saturday, April 20 at Legend Oaks Golf & Tennis Club, 118 Legend Oaks Way in Summerville.
If the students of Pinewood Preparatory School reach their fundraising goal of $10,000, Head of School Steve Mandell has committed to shaving his head.
Prizes will be awarded to the top three male and female finishers, plus standard five-year age groups. All finishers in the one-mile fun run will receive a prize.
Packet pickup will be from noon until 6 p.m. Friday, April 19 at Legend Oaks and the morning of the event. Registration is $30 for the 5K and $15 for the one-mile fun run. Those registering after April 4 will not be guaranteed a T-shirt.
To register, visit http://pinewoodbacknine5k.eventbrite.com/. To learn more or donate, visit www.chaseafteracure.com.April 11, 2013