The second annual Mark Forester Price of Freedom Race will be Saturday, May 19, 2012.
The purpose of this race is to celebrate Mark’s life and to raise money for The Mark Forester Foundation.
The race will take place in his hometown of Haleyville, AL. It will begin and end at Haleyville High School. The address is:
Haleyville High School
2001 20th Street
Haleyville, AL 35565
**on line registration has ended. See you in Haleyville on the 19th**
Notice the banner along top and bottom of page titled “Mark’s 2012 Race Registration”. These buttons will be an easy way to get info and to register for the race. We hope you plan to attend this special event with us, whether you’re a newcomer or second-timer–we welcome and invite you all.
You can also print out the registration form and mail in. Click the link below to open form:
If you will be visiting Haleyville for the first time, here is a link with city information. Haleyville Chamber of Commerce
Here are hotel options for the area:
1. Imperial Inn (formerly Windwood Inn) – Haleyville. This is an old hotel right in town. Rate is $42/night. Tell them it’s for Mark’s walk. Phone 205-486-5205.
2. Hampton Inn – Winfield (27 miles away). They are blocking 6-10 rooms for the race/walk weekend. Tell them it’s for Mark’s walk in Haleyville and the rate is $89/night, breakfast included. Phone 205-487-1270.
3. Best Western – Russellville (27 miles away). Many of Mark’s teammates have stayed here for previous events. Rate is $67.99/night, breakfast included. Phone 256-332-1002.
4. Hampton Inn – Jasper (40 miles). May be best for those coming from the south (if you can’t stay in Haleyville). Rates are TBD. Phone 205-221-3334.
The course is officially certified and maps are available. Click below to view the 5k race.
Click below to view the 10k race. Notice it is basically the 5k doubled.