Coaches vs. Cancer 5K Set For October 4
May 29, 2014
CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. - The Boston College men's basketball team and head coach Jim Christian will collaborate with the American Cancer Society for the fourth annual Boston College Coaches vs. Cancer 5K Classic on Saturday, October 4.
The 5K course will begin and end in front of Conte Forum.
In 2013, the race drew more than 275 runners. Participants included Boston College student-athletes, faculty, staff, alumni, and local residents and raised more than $6,000. The event has raised more than $27,000 in three years.
Coaches vs. Cancer is a nationwide collaboration between the American Cancer Society and the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) that empowers basketball coaches, their teams, and local communities to make a difference in the fight against cancer. The program leverages the personal experiences, community leadership, and professional excellence of coaches nationwide to increase cancer awareness and promote healthy living through year-round awareness efforts, fundraising activities, and advocacy programs.
Register today for this year's event by clicking here.
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