Robert Clayton Festival Color Run

Emily Forman, Robert Clayton Festival
6/9/2018 8:30 am
Downtown New Albany, MS Downtown New Albany, MS Location Map

On Saturday, June 9, 2018 the Second Annual Robert Clayton Festival Color Run will begin at 8:30 a.m. at the Tanglefoot Trailhead located next to Ciao Chow's Italian Restaurant in New Albany, MS. This race is in memory of Robert Clayton Forman and benefits First Choice Center for Women, Inc., a free and confidential pregnancy testing center in Union County.

Because all of First Choice Center for Women's services are free, the generous financial support raised from the 5K Color Run helps enable First Choice to provide superior medical and counseling services to women experiencing unplanned pregnancies.

Race Day registration begins at 7:00 a.m., the 5K Color Run begins at 8:30 a.m. Pledge forms are available at First Choice, MODA and The Bead Shack.

TO BE GUARANTEED A T-SHIRT you must register no later than Friday, May 25, 2018. Additional t-shirts will be ordered and distributed on a first come first serve basis after that date. Race packets may be picked up on race day at the registration at the trailhead beside Ciao Chow's Italian Restaurant from 7:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.

Age group awards will be given: 5K Race awards will be given to the top three male and female in each age group and top three overall, male and female. Virtual runners will not receive awards.

Race proceeds will be translated into:

  • A safe environment that welcomes a desperate young woman
  • Trained and compassionate staff and volunteers ready with wisdom and knowledge to answer our client's questions
  • The life-saving medical intervention resources needed to rescue both mom and baby from the devastating choice of abortion
  • An offer of healing and restoration for those broken from a past abortion

Registration is available online and at First Choice, MODA, Runway Boutique and The Bead Shack up to the day of the event. Race day registration will be from 7:00 a.m. until race time. Virtual race registration is optional. Walkers are welcome. The Second Annual Robert Clayton Festival Color Run is in memory of Robert Clayton Forman and benefits First Choice Center for Women, Inc.