East Alabama Medical Center Run to Read - Jean Dean RIF
Reading is Fundamental - Jean Dean RIF

East Alabama Medical Center Run to Read

Benefiting Jean Dean RIF

SUNDAY, Oct. 20, 2019

FINAL 5k Race, 10k Race, and 1 mile walk

  • Age group medals & awards for top runners
  • Special award for oldest runner to finish
  • Top door prize- 1 night "staycation"
  • Snacks
  • Free health screenings
  • Photo ops with local celebrities
  • Meet an Alabama author
  • Donate shoes to SHOES4BOOKS!
  • 2019 Run t-shirts prepaid $10 each (not included in registration fee)

Event Information

Location: West Ridge Park, Opelika, Alabama

  2:00pm: Registration Opens
  2:30pm: Opening Ceremony and Welcome
  3:00pm: 5k/10k Runs Start
  3:15pm: Sara Schwarzauer 1 Mile Walk Starts
  4:15pm: Awards Ceremony

Start/Finish: West Ridge Park, located at 1600 Covington Ave, Opelika, AL 36801

Activities: 5k Race, 10k Race, and 1 Mile Walk

Online Registration Form

Payments can also be made through mail by downloading the form here.

Please note that we use PayPal as our payment processor. Once you fill out the form, you will be redirected to PayPal for payment. You do not have to sign up for an account to use a credit card. All major cards accepted.

Major cards accepted are Mastercard, Visa, Discover, and American Express

Online Pre-Registration

Available through Sunday, Oct. 13, 11:59pm CDT
Age 5 to 100

Race Day Registration

Available SUNDAY, Oct. 20, beginning at 2:00pm at West Ridge Park
Age 0 to 4
Age 5 to 100


Please note that t-shirts are not included in the registration fee this year and are available for $10 each.

* I'm sorry, but online registration for this event is closed.