THE RUN FOR WATER
About the Run for Water
The Dow Live Earth Run for Water – to take place April 18, 2010 – will consist of a series of 6 km run/walks (the average distance many women and children walk every day to secure water) taking place over the course of 24 hours in countries around the world, featuring concerts and water education activities aimed at igniting a tipping point to help solve the water crisis. Pete Wentz, Alexandra Cousteau, The Roots, John Legend, Estelle, Collective Soul, Sam Moore, Angelique Kidjo will lend their names and their time in support of this important cause.
Elite athletes Kara Goucher, Carl Lewis, and Jenny Fletcher have also announced their participation in the April 18, 2010 events, which will feature a series of 6 km run/walks (the average distance many women and children walk every day to get water), concerts and water education activities taking place in countries around the world.