2015 Purple Dash 5k Wrap-Up

Race results are in and have been posted! It was a gorgeous morning to be on the trail. Each year we hear and see so many great stories – some are inspiring, some are humbling, and some are downright heartbreaking. We come together for solace, to support and recognize our loved ones, and to celebrate life. Thanks for being a …

Special Olympics Unified Relay Across America

Our daughter Natalie is a Special Olympics athlete who will carry the torch at the Special Olympics Unified Relay Across America to represent Purple Dash and Epilepsy Awareness! You can donate of join Team Natalie: Purple Power to run or roll with her! Make a Donation! 

What’s New in 2015

We’re setting some ambitious goals this year!  In addition to our race in South Jordan, Utah on November 7, we want to welcome virtual runners to join us in our 2015 Virtual 5k!  It doesn’t matter where you live… now you can run with us by registering for our event as a virtual runner! Changes in 2015: A new, larger …

A Shout-Out for Sirsy

We were pretty tickled to hear Sirsy mention our Purple Dash 5k event on their stageit.com broadcast tonight, then present us a special cover of Purple Rain!  Thank you thank you thank you Mel and Rich!  Whoo-hoo!

Purple Dash 5k Event Info!

This is the email that was sent out to registered participants on Thursday, October 23.  The message is posted here as a reference to our attendees! Thanks for registering for our 3rd annual Purple Dash 5k Fun Run, Walk and Roll for Epilepsy. We are excited about the event and we hope you are too! The weather is holding up, …

Sweet Swag; and Let’s Get Moving!

Hello Purplicious Peeps!  Our race is just a few weeks away, and you’re invited to join us for our 3rd annual Purple Dash 5k! We are excited to host the race and hope that you will run, walk and roll with us! Register Now! If you haven’t seen our newest announcement – this is the first year that we’ll be handing …

2014 Race Info

Hello Purplicious Peeps!  This year we’re taking some pretty big steps and have planned some significant changes to our event. The big news is that we have decided to move our race to take place the first weekend in November so that we can kick off National Epilepsy Awareness Month. That means this year we’ll be holding our race on …

Studio 5 Interview: Push to the Finish

We’re proud to be working with Push to the Finish, an organization dedicated to bringing the exhilaration of running events to kids who would otherwise not be able to participate. Brooke Walker from KSL Studio 5 hosted a story on the PTTF organization that centered on Reese, one of the PTTF kids, and ended with the run at our event. …