The Flamingo Trot 5K trail run and 1 mile fun run will be held in the beautiful Lake Claiborne State Park on Saturday, December 2nd in Homer. Flamingo Trot is a USATF sanctioned race event for which all the proceeds will be donated in support of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (“LLS”). The LLS mission is to cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin’s disease, and myeloma and to improve the quality of life for patients and their families. Last year, LLS awarded $76 million in grant funding to over 400 research programs. LLS-funded research has advanced treatments such as chemotherapy, stem cell transplantation, and lifesaving “smart” drugs which have become standard therapies for many other cancers. An entry fee of $3 per person is required to enter the Park.Parking and Restrooms are located at the Lake Claiborne Beach Area. The course will be 3.1 miles using a mixture of road and trail along the beautiful Lake Claiborne in the Lake Claiborne State Park. The course will have some hills with highest elevation at approximately 322 ft. The course will be marked with Pink Flamingos and Pink ribbon/tape arrows on path. 5k: Awards for Top Male & Female, Age Divisions Awards and everyone who signs up for Virtual Race get a special medal! All 1 mile participants will receive a race shirt. Packet Pick Up will be Friday, Dec 1 at Lake Claiborne State Park from 1pm. to 5 p.m. and beginning at 7:30am on race event. All virtual participants will be mailed medal and shirt by December 4th. On-site packet pick up and registration is at 7:30. The 5K Trail run/walk starts at 8:30, the 1 Mile Fun run is at 9:30, and awards will be given at 10. For details visit https://runsignup.com/Race/LA/Homer/FlamingoTrotTrailRunandVirtualRace