Citizens Medical Center Run Against Cancer

The fourth annual Run Against Cancer Run will take place Saturday, February 22nd

VICTORIA, Texas- The fourth annual Run Against Cancer takes place Saturday February 22nd.

Citizens Medical Center will host the 5K and half marathon run around Deleon Plaza. All funds will go back to the hospital which treats cancer patients. 

Online registration will stay open until Friday, February 20th.

Bud Mendez, guest relations with Citizens Medical Center says, “All the proceeds stay local here in Victoria to help at citizens to help at Citizens Cancer Center, so all of the proceeds benefit local cancer patients here in our community. Even if you just want to go cheer on the runners, the cancer patients the cancer survivors there’s typically about 700 runners each year so if you’ve never been down there it’s a pretty big event and its something cool to check out here in Victoria.”

The run kicks off at 7:30 a.m. for the half marathon participants, and at 8 a.m. for the 5K runners.