17th Annual POPP Pooch and Pal Run & Walk
Date: Saturday, March 18th, 2017
Time: 9 AM
Registration: 8:00 AM
City/State: Richland, WA
Location: Columbia Point Marina(End of Columbia Point Drive, behind Anthony's)
Events: 1 Mile and 5k (3.1 miles) (All races start at 9 AM)
About This Race: You can run or walk with or without your pooch in all events starting at Columbia Point Marina in Richland, WA. The course follows the beautiful Columbia River Trail. Everyone will have quick turnarounds at the half-way marks of all races in Howard Amon Park. Course closes at 11:30 AM.
Pre-Race Pickup: You can pick-up your race number and t-shirt on Friday, March 17th, 2017 from 6:00 - 7:00 PM at the Columbia Point Marina Start Area in parking lot.
On race day---at 8:00 AM
Elibility: All participants must sign a Waiver Release form and participants under 18 years of age must have Waiver Release signed by a parent or guardian. Pooches-No fighters or biters please.
Questions: Contact Kim Hobbick, Khobbick@Charter.Net (509) 947 - 4982, (509) 375 - 1342
Proceeds: All proceeds to benefit Pet Over Population Prevention (POPP), a local, no-profit, all volunteer, no-kill pet organization that is dedicated to finding forever homes for homeless dogs and cats. All pets are spayed and neutered before adoption. The POPP adoption facility is located at 594B Railroad Street in Richland off of Wellsian Way between Atomic Auto Body and Joker Casino/Atomic Bowl. POPP operates an adoption site on Saturdays from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM. POPP adoption personnel can also be found on most Saturday and Sundays at Petsmart from noon to 4:00 PM---cats only. You can find out more about POPP by visiting http://www.popptricities.org.
**Find Pet Over Population Preventation on FACEBOOK and see all of the photos of the race!!! A photographer will be at the race to take photos.
*$25 run/walk fee with t-shirt for 1 mile and 5K
*$20 run/walk fee after March 6th, 2017 - No Shirts Available
Pooches are free!! Strollers are welcome!
ALL FEES ARE NON-REFUNDABLE
ON-LINE Registration closes on March 15, 2017 at 9:00 PM
Mail Registration and Fees---2879 Hawkstone Ct, Richland, WA 99354
Sign-ups also available on race day
This year's Pooch N Pal event is featuring a WESTERN theme! Brush off your cowboy hats and bandannas!
(We don't advise running a 5k in your cowboy boots though!)
In consideration of your acceptance of this run/walk entry with or without your pet, I for myself, my heirs, executors, administrators and assigns, forever release and discharge any and all rights, demands, claims for damages and causes of suit or action known or unknown that I may have against Pet Over Population Prevention, the City of Richland, Benton County, and any and all race sponsors and directors, officers, employees and agents of such parties, for any and all injuries in any manner arising or resulting from my participation or my dog(s) participation in said race. I attest and verify that I have full knowledge of the risks involved in the race, that I assume those risks, that I will assume and pay my own medical and emergency expenses in the event of an accident, illness or other capacity, regardless of whether I have authorized such expenses, and that I am physically fit and sufficiently trained to participate in this event. If registering online, you are agreeing to the above requirements.
Online registration has closed, but you can still sign up in person the morning of the event.
2879 Hawkstone Ct
Richland, WA 99354
Click the link below to download a registration form.