*** SOLD OUT ***
Distance: 5k, 1 Mile, +Fitness
Cost: $30 – FREE Shipping!
To Benefit: Feeding Tomorrow
About this Virtual Run: Do you like food? Do you like science? Are you passionate about a safe and abundant food supply? Participate in the 2017 Feeding Tomorrow Fun Run + Fitness and support the next generation of professionals in the science of food. Run, walk, bike, hike, yoga, or swim… virtually anywhere, anytime.
All registrants will receive an electronic race bib, medal and digital goody bag with coupons and vouchers from our generous sponsors and corporate partners.
Are you attending IFT’s annual event in Las Vegas (IFT17) from Jun 25-28, 2017? Want to get fit together with other attendees? You can participate on Monday, June 26th at 6:30 a.m. at the IFT17 5k run, 1 mile walk, or 30-min yoga! More details will be shared via email, so be sure to let us know during the Feeding Tomorrow Fun Run + Fitness registration that we might see you in Vegas.
Medals will be shipped to participants after they upload their results or at the end of the race period, whichever comes first, unless you indicate you would like your medal sent before doing so.
This year’s medal was designed by Grace Fox, a senior at Oak Park & River Forest High School in Illinois.
About the Charity: Feeding Tomorrow is the Foundation of the Institute of Food Technologists. Our mission is simple: bring the best and brightest minds to the science of food and help them improve the world.
Each day, we work to raise both the awareness of and the interest in the science of food as a desirable career path. By attracting, retaining and celebrating the best and brightest minds of the profession, we will ensure the world has the ability to feed a growing and diverse population.
Food science and technology professionals around the world have committed to advance the science of food, all the while ensuring a safe and abundant food supply and contributing to healthier people everywhere. Feeding Tomorrow and the Institute of Food Technologists have committed to supporting and developing university students that are pursuing degrees in the science of food to ensure there will be a next generation of professionals in the field.
We award. We educate. We research. We innovate. We share.
Virtual Strides Partner Event: This event is part of the Virtual Strides Partners Program. Feeding Tomorrow will receive 100% of the net proceeds from this event after Virtual Strides’ partner costs are deducted.