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Run the Bases 4 ALS

Run the Bases 4 ALS


Event Name: Run the Bases for ALS
The Cause: Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)
Virtual Distances: (run/walk) 5k - 10k - 13.1m
Featured Charity: ALS Association
Theme: The 3rd Run the Bases 4 ALS medal recognizes baseball great Lou Gehrig who retired from baseball in 1939 due to his ALS diagnosis! This year's design is new but continues to feature the fabric insert “jersey” material with Lou Gehrig’s number on it. That is the feature that makes this medal a unique addition to your Medal Chasing collection! Registration includes your medal, tyvek race bib, free shipping (USA) and donation to the ALS association. 


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  • About the Event

    Run the Bases for ALS pays tribute to Lou Gehrig and raises awareness for ALS. The run/walk offers three virtual options. You choose a 5k, 10k or half marathon and run your race at your pace! Treadmill, eliptical, outside or inside... however you want! 

    No additional cost is added for participants in the USA. Due to the cost of international shipping, we will charge a fee $7.95 for Canada & Mexico, and $10.95 for European countries. ALL shipping fees are waived if your order is over $75.

    Once your order is placed, you will receive a confirmation of purchase email. Medals are shipped to participants 2-5 days after registration and payment has been processed. Once your order has shipped, you will receive another email with a USPS Tracking number so you can track your order. We ship all medals via USPS mail. If the total weight of your order is 16 oz or less, they are shipped via First Class mail. If the weight is more than 16 oz, we will ship them via Priority Mail.


    ALL Sales are final! All medals are carefully inspected and shipped in bubble mailers to protect your purchase during transit. Medal Chasers, LLC is not responsible for damage that occurs in transit. Occasionally, due to unexpected demand for a specific race or manufacturing delays beyond our control, there may be slight delays with mailing. We will communicate these on each race's registration page and our Facebook page as soon as we are aware of the delay. 


    A Medal Chasers virtual run/walk event can be completed anytime and anyplace. You can sign up anytime as long as medals are available. Regardless of when the medal is sold, a portion of the proceeds will go to the featured charity of that race. We host our events on our Medal Chasers Facebook page, so please join us there for motivation and support. Connect with us on Twitter and Instagram as well!

    All artwork and designs are the property of Medal Chasers, LLC. Purchasing of the medal does not transfer or confer rights of reproductions. All rights are reserved Medal Chasers, LLC © 2016-2021. 

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