SUNRISE, Fla. - The Florida Panthers announced today that they will host their fourth-annual Viktor E. Dash in conjunction with Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center at BB&T Center on Nov. 24, 2019. The 5K race will begin at 8 A.M, with race packet pick-up beginning at 7 A.M. The One Mile Fun Run will begin at 8:45 a.m.
The One Mile Race, named the Peggy Ziady Memorial Walk/Run, is in memory of the Florida Panthers Director of Human Resources & Payroll Peggy Ziady. Peggy was with the Panthers for 12 years and was a colleague, friend and mentor to every life that she touched.
Fans interested in participating in the Viktor E. Dash can sign up here. A portion of race registrations will go to the Florida Panthers Foundation. General registration is $35 and day of race registration is $45.
All registered racers will receive one ticket to the Nov. 24 Panthers match-up against the Buffalo Sabres or one ticket to the Dec. 10 match-up with the Tampa Bay Lightning. Participants of the 5K will also receive a medal.
If you are interested in participating in this event, but cannot attend on Nov. 24, a virtual running option will be available. All virtual runners commit to running a 5K on their own schedule and will receive a race goodie bag via mail. Game tickets for virtual runners will be available for pick-up at will call on the day of the game.
2019-20 Season Tickets are available now. Join our territory to enjoy exclusive savings on select BB&T Center concessions, a merchandise discount at Pantherland store and priority access to BB&T Center concerts and events. Visit FloridaPanthers.com/TicketCentral or call 954-835-PUCK (7825) for more information and to book an exclusive tour of the BB&T Center. Single-game tickets are on sale now visit Ticketmaster.com to purchase.
About Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center
Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, part of UHealth - the University of Miami Health System and the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, is the only cancer center in South Florida designated by the National Cancer Institute. NCI designation recognizes that Sylvester has met the most rigorous standards for cancer research, beginning in our laboratories, extending to patient care and meeting specific needs in our community. Sylvester is known as South Florida's leader in patient-focused cancer research and care, offering the only Phase 1 clinical trials program - the first step in evaluating how patients respond to the latest investigational treatments. NCI designation further expands Sylvester's ability to provide access to novel therapies through more clinical trials and collaboration with other designated centers. Equipped with a highly qualified team of more than 300 cancer-focused physicians and researchers working together, Sylvester discovers, develops and delivers more precision cancer care. To serve current and future patients, Sylvester has a network of conveniently located outpatient treatment facilities in Miami, Coral Gables, Coral Springs, Kendall, Hollywood, Plantation, and Deerfield Beach. For more information, visit Sylvester.org.