The Tortoise and Hair 5k & 1 mile run/walk is a fund raising event in which 100% of the proceeds go to find a treatment for Alopecia. This is a poorly understood disease which affects over 4 million Americans. It occurs in both sexes and all races. but children are most commonly affected. Currently, there is no cure.
The run is held on the grounds of University Baptist Church (corner of Highland Road and Leeward) The run will go through the streets of University Acres and finish back at the church.
** Sanctioned by Club South Runners **