Marathon for a Cause
The Marathon for a Cause will be held in Tanger Outlet and Grand Country in Branson this coming October 1, 2017. This marathon provides participants a unique outdoor fun in Branson and ensures that family fitness continues to be an important part of the future of the community. Tanger and other sponsors will host the Annual Fit for a Cure 5K Run/Walk as friends and neighbors “Get Moving Together” for a great cause. The first 300 participants will receive a race pack which includes a souvenir t-shirt and other fun gifts.
Proceeds from registration fees will benefit a charitable organization supporting cancer research and support services in each Tanger race location around the country. Race fees range from $20 to $25 for adults and $15 for children. Discounts will be given to groups of 10 or more. Pre-registered participants will receive a race pack which includes a commemorative Under Armour race t-shirt and Tanger shopping discounts. Finishers will also receive a celebratory race medal.
The events to be held for the Marathon for a Cause at Tanger Outlet include 5K, Walk/Fun Walk, Youth 5K, and Youth Walk/Fun Walk. The presenting sponsors include Under Armour and Cox Health at the Annual Fit for a Cure 5k Run, Fun Walk and Silent Auction Sunday, October 1 to benefit Breast Cancer Foundation of the Ozarks. Everyone is encouraged to take part in the flattest 5K Run in the country. So grab your friends, family or co-workers and enter the team competition, wear your craziest shirt and join the untimed Fun Walk. The first 400 registrants will receive a goody bag that includes special Tanger savings and an Under Armour Race T-shirt.
This year’s fun run race is slightly revised – Packet Pick Up, Race Day registration and the Starting Line will take place in front of Under Armour. Fun walkers who are not participating the event may walk the entire 5K or just around the center to show their support and take part in the festivities. Proceeds from the entrees fee and the silent auction will benefit Breast Cancer Foundation of the Ozarks (BCFO) and breast cancer patients in Taney and Stone Counties. BCFO is a resource for families and individuals in southwest Missouri and the four stage region impacted by breast cancer.
There will be race also for 1/2 Marathon at Grand Country which offers $20 discount for all members in good standing. The race will be awarding members their own Half Fanatics Reunion finisher’s medal. Race hotel packages are also being made available at a discounted rate for members. This event is a great opportunity to meet and greet loads of Fanatics from other parts of the country in this cool resort. The perks in this race include Custom club finisher’s medal, Custom club shirts for all members, race bag, race water bottle, finisher cowboy hat, and discount rooms and packages.
The Marathon for a Cause at Tanger Outlet and Grand Country also allows participants to enjoy outdoor fun in Branson.