Obstacle Race Organizers Unleash New Promotions | Sports Destination Management

Obstacle Race Organizers Unleash New Promotions

May 10, 2013
Just Announced Are Zombie Movie Package, Spectator Opportunities with Charitable Focus

The Run for Your Lives 5K, an obstacle race where participants face the additional challenge of being chased by zombies, has added two new promotions.

Free Spectator Admission: Spectators attending any 2013 Run for Your Lives Event (locations are listed on the website at http://www.runforyourlives.com/) may attend free, thanks to the support of charitable partner, The Kennedy Krieger Institute.

According to promotional information provided by the race organizers, “The Kennedy Krieger Institute is an internationally recognized organization focused on the problems and injuries affecting a child’s developing brain. For decades, their dedicated researchers, physicians, therapists and educators have been helping children with brain injuries and disorders across the nation on their road to recovery. In short, they love brains, too.  Please consider showing your support and appreciation by donating online, at a RFYL event, or by participating in their Text2Donate campaign by texting the word “BRAIN” to 85944 to donate $5 directly. Be sure to reply “YES” to the text to confirm the donation and complete the transaction. Your support is the key to unlocking the potential of kids battling brain injuries and disorders. To learn more about the Run for Their Lives campaign and Kennedy Krieger Institute, please visit www.RunForTheirLives.KennedyKrieger.org.

Zombie Movie Promotion: RFYL is celebrating its 2013 season by giving away the Ultimate Zombie Movie Lover’s DVD Package, which will include the following titles:

Night of the Living Dead (1968)
Return of the Living Dead (1985)
Dawn of the Dead – The Original Director’s Cut (1978)
Dawn of the Dead (2004)
Shaun of the Dead
Evil Dead
Evil Dead: Army of Darkness
28 Days Later
Resident Evil
The Walking Dead Season 1
The Walking Dead Season 2

To be entered to win, participants can use this link. Deadline is June 6.

In 2013, races on the calendar include Ohio, Texas, New Jersey, Indiana, Colorado, Minnesota, New England, Pennsylvania, New York, Seattle, Georgia, Illinois, California, Maryland, Missouri, Arizona and Florida. Previous races in 2013 and 2012 have included those locations as well as Canada, Pennsylvania and Washington. Participants may elect to register as runners or zombies. Information on all aspects of the race is available at http://www.runforyourlives.com/.

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