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18th Annual Hatteras Island Cancer Foundation 5K Race Set for October 8

October 8 @ 8:00 am EDT

The 18th Annual Hatteras Island Cancer Foundation 5k Race is set for October 8, 2022, at Kinnakeet Shores/Sun Realty in Avon.

This year will be back in person and with a Color Blast Run!!  Be prepared to walk, run, stroll or ride your bike through color stations where you will be “blasted” with color powder.  Race t-shirts or your choice of white clothing is suggested for the full “blast” effect!

Registration is at 8 am. Bikes start at 8:45 and walkers and runners start at 9 am.

$45 in advance and $50 day of the race.

Register at


October 8
8:00 am EDT


41838 Hwy. 12
41838 Hwy. 12
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