CONTACT US

Colorado Ovarian Cancer Alliance

1777 S. Bellaire St., Suite 170, Denver, CO 80222

Race Director: Jeanene Smith

Tel: 720-971-9436

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Race Day Logistics

RACE DAY SCHEDULE

 

  • 7:00 am to 9:00 am- Survivor Breakfast in the City Park Pavilion, behind the registration tents

  • 7:00 am - Expo and Family Fun Zone opens

  • 8:10 am - SURVIVOR PHOTO in the bandshell

  • 8:30 am - 5K Race begins (you may run or walk this course!)

  • 8:40 am - 1 Mile Fun Run / Walk begins

  • 9:00 am - Survivor Breakfast ends

  • 9:30 am (approx) - Awards and Medals

LOCATION and PARKING

Jodi's Race takes place in Denver's City Park with most activities happening in front of the City Park Pavilion. You can view a map of the area HERE.

Free parking is available at East High School and around City Park in the surrounding neighborhood.

View our PARKING MAP.

There is NO shuttle service between East High School and the Pavilion.

 

HANDICAPPED PARKING

Handicapped Parking is limited to the spaces in the Denver Museum of Nature and Science. There is a shuttle service between DMNS and the City Park Pavilion.

 

HOWEVER, you must have a parking pass to park in the DMNS lot. If you have a handicapped person in your party, please contact Jeanene@Colo-OvarianCancer.org no later than June 5, 2018 to receive a parking pass. (NOTE: All survivors registered for the race and/or breakfast will automatically receive a DMNS parking pass by email.)

​OR, you may drop your passenger off in the handicap lot closest to the City Park Pavilion, then you must re-park at East High or in the neighborhood.

 

NOTE: The passenger drop off is open only from 6:00 am until 8:00 am and does not re-open until 9:15 am. NO exceptions!

SAME DAY REGISTRATION

If you know someone who has NOT registered for Jodi's Race, don't despair! They can still register at the "Same Day Registration" table on race day or at packet pick up. We accept checks, cash, and credit cards (Visa, Mastercard, AmEx and Discover).

PRE-RACE PACKET PICK UP

Friday, June 12th

10:00 am to 5:30 pm

Runner’s Roost – 1685 S. Colorado Blvd., Denver in the basement

 

Pick up your shirt and race bib at this location only on Friday, June 12th.

 

Yes, you MAY pick up race packets for friends and family (limit 10, please) if you bring their registration information (name and confirmation if possible).

And, of course, you can pick up your race bib and shirt at registration on race day beginning at 7:00 am.

 

Information / Solutions Table

If you need to exchange an UNWORN t-shirt for another size, have a medical need, or have lost (or found) an item, please visit our INFO / SOLUTIONS tent on the east side of the Pavilion.

 

Security and Safety at Jodi's Race

The safety of every participant at Jodi's Race is our priority. We have developed a detailed security and safety plan for this event. You can learn more by visiting the Security and Safety page of this website. 

Hydration and Sun Safety!

Temperatures will likely be in the 80’s when the race finishes on Saturday! Keep hydrated! We have extra water this year as well as water bottle refill stations. Please wear your sunscreen! We will have sunscreen available at the Info / Solutions table.

 

Mix 100 Team T-Shirt Contest!

Be sure to enter your team t-shirt in the Mix 100 t-shirt contest on race day. Just bring an extra shirt to the Mix 100 van (just east of the Pavilion) BEFORE 8:00 am and race participants will vote for their favorite. You can win great prizes and show off your creativity! All shirts will be returned, just pick yours up at the Mix 100 tent before the end of the day. 

Thank A Medical Provider

On race day you’ll see people with “Medical Provider” sashes! Go up to them and give them a hug or a handshake! They’re working on the front lines every day to improve and extend the lives of ovarian cancer survivors! THANK YOU Medical Providers!!

 

Honoring Caregivers!

If you have played the role of Caregiver to a women with gyn cancer, please pick up a "Honored to be a Cancer Caregiver!" sticker at packet pick up, registration, the info table, in the survivors breakfast, or at the COCA table in the Expo on race day. We thank you for your loving care!

Wheelchair Rental

For race /walk participants requiring wheelchairs, if you are not able to bring your own wheelchair or walker, we recommend contacting local companies that offer rentals. We do NOT have wheelchairs on site.

 

Bicycles

There are bike racks available near the Pavilion in City Park, behind the Information / Solutions tent on the north side of the Pavilion.

 

Recycling and Trash at Jodi’s Race

We are excited to welcome Waste Management to our list of amazing sponsors. WM will be providing port-o-lets, garbage and recycling for Jodi's Race.

 

We are working hard to make Jodi’s Race a “Certifiably Green” race for the FOURTH year in a row. Please keep recycling and trash separate and pick up trash when you see it! Help us be environmentally responsible.

Jodi's Race has also partnered with EcoCycle of Boulder to responsibly recycle and compost as much material as possible!

 

Keep those donations coming!

We have a goal of raising $100,000 in donations by race day! Please tell your friends and family members that we are accepting donations through June 30th. Help us keep COCA’s vital programs going for all Colorado women.

 

Employer Donation Match

If you have made a donation to Jodi's Race or COCA, ask your employer if they have a matching gifts program! It's a GREAT way to double your donation and make a bigger impact. Check with your HR department.

 

Teal and Jodi's Race Items for Sale

We have some great new items for sale this year! Bring your cash and credit card!                

 

Your Opinion Matters!!

Please watch for our Jodi’s Race survey which will be sent to you via email after the race. We value your opinion and want to do all we can to make Jodi’s Race a great experience for you, your family and friends!

 

If you encounter issues or have questions about any aspect of Jodi's Race, please contact:

Jeanene Smith

Jodi's Race Director

720-971-9436

Jeanene@Colo-OvarianCancer.org

Thank you for taking part in this very special day in which we honor survivors, warriors, those we’ve lost and the family and friends who love them.

 

We are grateful for your participation and support!