2017 APDA Optimism Walk - Oklahoma

Join us on October 21, 2017

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Welcome to the APDA Oklahoma
Optimism Walk!

* * Online registration is now closed * *
but you can still register at Chisholm Trail South Park
at 9am, Saturday, Oct 21 -- so come join us!


Saturday, October 21, 2017

Chisholm Trail South Park
21101 E. 101st Street
Broken Arrow, OK  74014

Check-in: 9:00 am
Walk: 10:00 am

 

(Online registration is strongly encouraged)

 

 

What it is:

  • An important (and fun-filled) fundraising event that offers a short non-competitive walk and other family-friendly activities, prizes and more!
  • Walking the full 5k distance is not mandatory! Participants can walk as much or as little as they choose.
  • Each Optimism Walk is part of a nationwide movement to mobilize and inspire people to set up and help put an end to Parkinson's disease.  Be a part of it!

Why Walk?

  • Because every nine minutes someone is diagnosed with Parkinson's disease.
  • The more funds we raise, the more people we can help.
  • Raise $100 or more and get a free Optimism Walk t-shirt!
  • Funds raised enable APDA to continue providing information, education and support to those touched by PD in your community and fund scientific research into the causes, prevention, treatments and ultimately the cure.
  • And, because it's going to be a GREAT day!

Other Details:

  • Fundraising is highly encouraged.  We have tips and templates to help make fundraising easy to do!
  • You can walk any part of the wheelchair-accessible route, from 1k to 5k. 
  • Enjoy demonstrations of Tai Chi, Rock Steady Boxing and Pilates
  • Halloween - themed costume contest (with prizes!) for walk participants and dogs.  
  • Special dog drill team performances by Zero Gravity Disc Dogs.
  • Rain or shine! 
  • Download an Optimism Walk Brochure and/or Flyer to share with friends and coworkers! 

For more information:

  • Call APDA Oklahoma Chapter at 918-747-3747 or email apdaok@apdaparkinson.org

About APDA - Every day we provide the support, education and research that will help everyone impacted by Parkinson's disease live life to the fullest.   APDA is the largest grassroots network serving people with Parkinson's disease and their families.  


The American Parkinson Disease Association is a 501(c)3 organization.  Tax ID # 13-1962771. www.apdaparkinson.org
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