SICKLE CELL HOUSTON AMAZING RACE & 5K WALK (VIRTUAL)
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About the Event
A virtual experience like no other, let's journey together with a WARRIOR WALKING THROUGH THE WARDS ( Houston's historic 1st through 6th Wards) Exploring the rich culture and history of the city of Houston along with facts about sickle cell trait and sickle cell disease you may not have known! This year, MANY OPTIONS are available to be a part of the movement! Come along; learn something new and be a part of the solution through support. Let's get to the end of this 21 mile journey (representing the same 21 years it took to get new treatment options)~ We're in this together!
Option 1:7665 steps a day = # of days for the sickle cell disease community to receive only 3 new therapeutic options since 1998; that's 21 YEARS
Option 2: 5k = 3.10 miles
Option 3: 1k = .62 mile