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Mid-Missouri Pre Event Info. 2016

It’s event week! We are looking forward to seeing you at the 7th annual Head for the Cure 5K – Mid-Missouri this Sunday, April 24th at Stephens Lake Park! It’s not too late to recruit more people to sign-up! Share the code “ hftc5off ” with friends to get $5 off registration. 

Packet Pickup – To avoid waiting in line on Sunday morning please try to pick-up your packet(s) on Saturday. 

Saturday: 2-5 p.m. 

Where: Tryathletics 1605 Chapel Hill Rd. Columbia, MO 65203

Phone: (573) 447-2453

*Sunday LATE PACKET PICK-UP –  7-8 a.m. at Stephens Lake Park ONLY*

Team Captains: If you’d like to pick-up your entire team’s packets on Saturday please notify Jeremie Ballinger at with your team’s name by Friday.  

Event Morning Information: 

Venue location: 

Stephens Lake Park
2001 East Broadway
Columbia, MO 65201 

*The event central area will be located at the Gordon & Collins shelters, which are on the south side of the lake nearest the Broadway entrance. 

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7:00 a.m. Late packet pickup and check-in 

8:00 a.m. Head for the Cure 5K Mid-Missouri begins

9:10 a.m. Head for the Cure Kids Dash starts

9:20 a.m. Head for the Cure Awards Ceremony 

9:30 a.m. Top Finisher medal presentation


Please contact Jeremie Ballinger,, with any questions regarding this event.


Join us post event on Sunday at Shakespeare’s Pizza! 15% of all purchases on Sunday, April 24th will come back to HFTC. We encourage you to celebrate with your team post event! 


Thank you again for your support! We’ll see you Sunday! Together we are defeating brain cancer, step by step.