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The Challenger Learning Center is seeking participants to register for the 2016 Space Race 5k Glow Run and Walk on Saturday, September 17th at 7:00 p.m. The race will take place at the Challenger Learning Center in Hammond. Incentives include:


-$100 OFF any Challenger Learning Center program for schools/classes that bring 10 or more participants to the even
-Glow items to all participants.
-DJ Music, laser light shows, & science experiments that glow!
-Make this race your first 5K and receive a "My First 5K" Award!
-Age Division Awards

All proceeds benefit the Challenger Learning Center of Northwest Indiana in Hammond, Ind. Interested participants can register online before Sept 15 for $20 (all ages). Include a commemorative t-shirt for an additional $10. Day-of registration is $30 (all ages) and a limited number of shirts will be available at the event. Online registration can be found at:



Top Overall, Top Master (40+), Top Three finishers in each age group. Age divisions: 0-8, 9-11, 12-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+


Split times at every mile, refueling (water) stations on the course. No pets, strollers, bicycles, skates, or other wheeled vehicles allowed on course.


An event like this is only possible through the generosity of our race sponsors. Sponsorships are still needed to help cover the costs of race t-shirts, trophies, course management, etc. Please consider adding your business to our list of sponsors. Stop in and visit our current sponsors and thank them for supporting The Space Race.


The Challenger Learning Center is located at 2300 173rd St in Hammond, Ind.

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