The deadline to enter the Brent Bays Foundation 5K and 10K Run/Walk is

Gardner residents plan to give cancer a serious run for its money when the Brent Bays Foundation sponsors the foundation’s 5K and 10K Walk/Run April 28 at Celebration Park. All proceeds from the event, in which participants can walk or run in honor of Bays or other cancer survivors, will go toward families in Gardner whose finances have been affected by the fight against cancer. File photo

quickly approaching.
More than 275 participants entered last year’s fun run, which winds around Celebration Park. This year’s event will start at 7:30 a.m. on April 28 at Celebration Park.
Registration is available online through Or, participants can avoid processing fees on Active by submitting a paper registration form with payment to BBF Cancer Foundation at P.O. Box 461, Gardner, KS 66030.
Those who registered before April 6 will receive a custom-design event T-shirt. Race packets will be available for pickup between noon and 8 p.m. on April 27 at FirstLight Downtown, 138 E. Main St., Gardner.
Late comers can register as late as the day of the event, April 28, but the fees will increase on April 22.
All proceeds from the event will benefit the Brent Bays Foundation, which raises money to assist individuals in the Gardner area who have been financially impacted by a battle with cancer.
For learn more about the organization or the fun-run event, visit, or the group’s Facebook page. For additional information, contact Maggie Truitt at [email protected]