The Run About the World - 5K Fun Run

Support global education! Help us raise $10,000 for Scholarships and Discounts

Date: Saturday, May 16, 2015

Associates in Cultural Exchange (A.C.E.) is hosting The Run About the World 2015 5K run/walk event for the 2014-2015 school year. This event benefits A.C.E. World Language & Culture Ambassadors (WLCA), an enrichment program that prepares youth to engage with the world by offering foreign language and cultural instruction to elementary and middle school students.

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This is a family friendly event, so bring your kids and make it a family outing!

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RECEIVE A FREE T-SHIRT! The first 150 participants will receive a free t-shirt!


The 5K run/walk begins at Gas Works Park and proceeds along the beautiful Cheshiahud Lake Union Trail towards Fremont, finishing at Lake Union Park. Enjoy a variety of cultural activities post 5K!

Van transportation will be available from the finish line to Gas Works Park.

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8:30 AM Day-of-event registration and packet pick-up begins
9:00 AM Warm-up
9:15 AM Registration closes
9:25 AM 5K Run starts
9:30 AM 5K Walk starts
9:30 AM to
12:00 PM
Enjoy post 5K cultural activities and visit our Sponsor booths!


$25 Early Registration (before May 16, 2015)
$30 Day-of-event Registration
FREE Ages 11 & Under

Become a Sponsor:

- Download our Sponsorship Packet

2015 Sponsors:

Alexander Hutton:

Alliance Francaise:

Fuerte Fitness:

Seattle Public Schools:

Seattle Pacific University, School of Business:

Trade Development Alliance (TDA):

Individual Sponsors:

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The Run About the World A.C.E. WLCA Fun Run

The Run About the World
is our annual 5K fun run/walk event with cultural activities!