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Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg

Presented by Trim Nutrition
5K Run, Walk 'N Wheel-a-thon Trim-Logotype
START TIME: 6:15 pm

You'll never get closer to the action!
Experience every curve, every straightaway -- right on the track.

RACE DATE: March 22, 2013
RACE START TIME: 6:15 pm - please arrive at 6 pm.

Register online by clicking the link on the upper right of this page - $25 registration fee per person until March 20, 2013. Online registration for this event will close on Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at midnight.

Walk-up registration is welcome. Cost $30.00 and can be paid at the following location and times:
Thursday, March 21 from 12 Noon-5pm
St Anthony's Hospital - Ground Floor Cafeteria
1200 - 7 th Avenue North
St Petersburg, FL 33705

Friday, March 22 from 9am-6:00 pm
Vinoy Park
701 Bayshore Drive NE
St. Petersburg, FL 33705

Cash or check only.

FIRST 1000 registrants will receive a FREE entry to the Honda Grand Prix for Friday March 22nd.

Set a fundraising goal (we suggest $200). Ask friends, family and co-workers to support your fundraising efforts with a donation. Please note $150 fundraising minimum per person is required to participate in the pledge incentive prize.

Aim high and earn a great prize. All participants who meet their $150 fundraising minimum or more will have their $25 registration fee WAIVED! Fundraising tips: sponsor yourself for $25, send emails to friends, family and co-workers and local businesses asking them to contribute - you would be surprised at how quickly you can raise over $150! Include a tagline and link to your fundraising page in your email signature. As you receive your donations remember to send thank you letters.

Online registration is fast and easy and allows you to get started raising money right away. If you have additional questions email Click here to activate your registration today and help us raise awareness for spinal cure research.
All participants must be registered and have a minimum of $150 in fundraising received by March 20, 2013 to assure smooth check-in the day of the event. Pledges can also be turned in with walk up registrations. It's not if: it's when.

The Sam Schmidt Paralysis Foundation invites you to join them at the 4th Annual Racing to Recovery Run, Walk, 'N Wheel-a-thon in St. Petersburg, Florida on March 22, 2013. This event will raise money for local spinal cord research. Run, walk or wheel the 5k course around the official Honda Grand Prix racetrack and picturesque Straub Park in St. Petersburg.

Register today and you can receive:
The first 1,500 registered participants will receive a Grand Prix 5K goody bag
The first 18 finishers will receive a gift certificate to Road ID
50 Grand Prix model cars for the first 50 kids to cross the finish line

All pledge participants to reach their fundraising goal of $150 will automatically have their $25 registration fee WAIVED

See Registration/Packet Pickup information on FAQ page
This is your big chance to run, walk or wheel the track,
check out the pace cars display and meet IndyCar drivers!
Bring the entire family and stay for the after-race party in North Straub Park.

Come out and get your autographed calendar at the start/finish line by one of Sam Schmidt Motorsport drivers for a donation of only $10.00.

photo credit IMS Photo

about SSPF

The Sam Schmidt Paralysis Foundation (SSPF) is leading the charge to cure paralysis. It helps individuals overcome spinal cord injuries and other neurological disorders by funding scientific research, medical treatment, rehabilitation and technological advances.

This research benefits stroke victims and people diagnosed with ALS, Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases. SSPF funds its national Day at the Races program and quality of life grants to organizations throughout the country benefiting people with paralysis and other life challenges.

visit Sam Schmidt website...

  about Suncoast Law Enforcement Charities

Sun Coast Law Enforcement Charities, Inc. (SCLEC) was incorporated in 1999 as a not for profit corporation. The purpose for which the corporation was formed is to operate for the advancement of charitable, benevolent, eleemosynary, educational and amateur athletic purposes by distribution of funds for those purposes.

The general purposes for which this corporation was formed are to operate exclusively for charitable and educational purposes, which qualifies SCLEC as an exempt organization under Section 501 (c)(3). Sun Coast Law Enforcement Charities, Inc. is a 501 (c) (3) corporation and your donations are fully tax deductible. If you would like to make a pledge by phone we accept, master card, visa, please call Monday - Friday 9 a.m. 3 p.m. (727) 532-1722. For more information, please visit



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All proceeds benefit the following organizations:

• Sam Schmidt Paralysis Foundation

• Suncoast Law Enforcement Charities

Proudly Sponsored by Bright House Networks
Brighthouse Networks - Presenting Sponsor

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