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. …

2013 Race Registrations are Now Open!

PEEP is an early bird, how about you? We have officially opened race registrations for the 2013 Purple Day 5k!  You can now register for our event and take advantage of our early bird registration fees!  Be sure to “like” our facebook page to share in upcoming promotions!

Thanks for a Successful First Year!

The results are in, and we wanted to share the output of this year’s Purple Day 5k that was held here in South Jordan on March 24th, 2012. It was only last year that our daughter had completed a surgery which effectively detached the right hemisphere of her brain to gain control of the daily seizures she experienced.  This was …

The Purple Day 5K in Review

“Currently there is no cure for epilepsy, and for some individuals the finish line is far from sight. “ On Saturday, March 24th the first annual Purple Day 5K Fun Run and Walk for Epilepsy Awareness was held at the East Riverfront Park in South Jordan, Utah.   The event was created by the Green Family (Greg, Angela, Gabriel, Marisa and …

We’ve Got The Purplicious Race Results

The timing results are in from our event timer, and we’ve got them posted!  Fantastic job to everyone who came out on Saturday!  We’re already talking about what’s in store for next year, so if you have ideas contact us by sending an email to info@purpleday5k.com!