The 2013 SEA Blue Prostate Cancer Walk/Run is this Sunday, September 15, at Lincoln Park in Chicago! If you haven’t already done so, there’s still time to register for the event. It’s the largest fundraiser to support
Us TOO International and Wellness Place, two 501(c)3 non-profit organizations committed to providing prostate cancer survivors and their families with vital services free of charge!
If you REGISTER ONLINE you will have the option of picking up your event packet (t-shirt, swag bag, runner bib) at one of following locations during the times noted. Pre-event packet pick-up is highly recommended to avoid waiting in long lines to check-in on the day of the event.
Please note that you must register online at least 24 hours prior to picking up your packet or you will not be on our list.
Wed. 9/11, 11:00 am – 7:00 pm
1619 W Colonial Pkwy
Palatine, IL 60067
Thurs. 9/12, 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
SPORT CLIPS - Wrigley
3452 N Clark St
Chicago, IL 60657
Fri. 9/13, 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
US TOO INTERNATIONAL
5003 Fairview Ave
Downers Grove, IL 60515
Receive a $5.00 discount on the event registration with the promotion code SEABLUE4U. And check out the fundraising incentives being awarded at various levels.
Online registration for the event will close on Thursday, September 12, at 11:00 pm CST.
On-site registration will be accepted at the event on Sunday, September 15, beginning at 8:00 am.
The 5K Run begins at 9:00 am and the Celebration Walk starts at 10:00am. There’s also a variety of activities throughout the day.
* Free PSA testing
* Free lunch - pizza and salad
* Survivor group photo
* Meet Steve Sanders, WGN TV anchor and prostate cancer survivor
* Meet Amy Gregario, Mrs. International 2013
* Jesse White Tumblers performance
* Prize drawings
* Bounce house, washable tattoos and face painting for the kids
* Big-screen TV streaming Bears vs. Vikings game live until 1:00 pm
* PLUS - new this year - Physician Presentations (See details below.)
PROSTATE CANCER PRESENTATIONS FROM PHYSICIANS AT SEA BLUE EVENT
Visit the NorthShore University Health Systems Education Tent for free presentations from nationally recognized experts! There will be several short presentations on topics including understanding treatment options, active surveillance, sex and intimacy after prostate cancer, and the latest developments in treatment for advanced prostate cancer. Bring in your breakfast or lunch while you learn more about these important topics. There will be experts available to answer questions throughout the day. We’ll also have books and fun giveaways for attending the presentations!9:00 am Gerald Chodak, MD - Preparing to See Your Provider: Understanding Treatment Options and Questions to Ask
9:15 am Dan Shevrin, MD - What’s New in Advanced Prostate Cancer Treatment?
11:00 am Gerald Chodak, MD - Preparing to See Your Provider: Understanding Treatment Options and Questions to Ask11:15 am Jeff Albaugh, PhD, APRN - Life After Prostate Cancer: Sex and Intimacy11:30 am Dan Shevrin, MD - What’s New in Advanced Prostate Cancer Treatment?11:45 am Brian Helfand, MD - What is Active Surveillance?
PARKING AND SHUTTLE INFORMATIONParking lots (fee charged) are located at:Clark & LaSalleLakeshore Drive (at Lincoln Park Zoo)Free remote parking is located at:
Mercy Hospital2525 South Michigan Ave.Chicago 60616
Shuttle service departs from Mercy Hospital to Lincoln Park at 8:00 am and 9:00 am.Shuttle service departs from Lincoln Park to Mercy Hospital at 12:00 noon and 1:00 pm.We hope to see you there!
Us TOO International
Education & Support Network