The 13th annual Sharon’s Ride.Run.Walk for Epilepsy, a fundraiser to benefit people with epilepsy in Connecticut. The event is dedicated to Sharon Rosenfeld. A nurse and teacher, who cared deeply about epilepsy and advocated helmet safety. She was killed on a cross country bicycle ride in 1993. Dr. William Rosenfeld and Dr. Susan Lippmann, neurologists who specialize in epilepsy, created the event to honor the memory of Dr. Rosenfeld’s sister.
Sharon’s Ride.Run.Walk for Epilepsy will be held on Sunday May 21, 2017 at Cove Island in Stamford, Conn. Enjoy the beautiful Cove Island as you run or walk 3 miles. Stay for refreshments at the finish line and get to know other people in your community. Sponsors include Supernus, Sunovion, Lundbeck, UCB Pharma, and Eisai.
Individual registration is $25.00 ($35 day of event). Start a team, and run or walk with your friends, co-workers, school or club. It’s great fun and increased visibility for your company or club. Prizes will be awarded to the top two individual fundraisers, and to the top fundraising team.
All proceeds benefit The Epilepsy Foundation of Connecticut’s programs and services.
WALK / RUN
Registration: 11:00 am
Walk/Run: Starts at 12:00 pm
Celebration: Starts at 1:00 pm
Location: Cove Island Park
Each participant will receive: An Official Sharon’s T-Shirt & Event Lunch Ticket
Each Team will receive: A team sign. Teams must be registered by April 28 to receive the team sign.
We encourage everyone to join a team…or start your own! It’s easy and fun. You will be able to create your own team page with a photograph, your story and set your own fundraising goal. .
More information about the event can be found in our Participant Handbook. Please take a few minutes to read through this information.
About the Epilepsy Foundation of Connecticut
The Epilepsy Foundation of Connecticut is Connecticut’s leading source of information for the thousands of people who have epilepsy. Founded in 1982, the Foundation works to ensure that people with epilepsy are able to participate in all life experiences through information, education, recreation, advocacy and support.
Offices are located at 386 Main Street, Middletown, CT.
*Epilepsy Foundation of Connecticut, Inc Contact:*
Allison Gamber, Associate Director
- Sponsor: Epilepsy Foundation of Connecticut
- Contact Name: Allison Gamber, Associate Director
- Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Website: https://www.epilepsyct.com/sharon_register.php