Boots for Troops 5K RUCK WALK RUN

Franklin, TN

Boots for Troops 5K RUCK WALK RUN


Benefiting families of fallen military & Veterans through Medals of Honor. Grab your family, friends, co­workers, Church/Sports Club and lace up for our Military & Veterans! The BOOTS FOR TROOPS: 5K Ruck/Walk/Run is the perfect opportunity to show your patriotism, as well as your love and support for those who have or continue to serve in our Armed Forces. Additionally, your participation helps to fund our ongoing “Medals of Honor” programs that honor the fallen and their families. So… dig out and lace up a pair of combat boots, work boots, or running shoes and support our warriors in uniform!

Stay after the 5K for the VetLinx VetFest and enjoy music, food trucks, vendor tents, family area and much more! VetFest runs from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. For more info on VetFest, click here.


  • WALK / RUN -- Individual (Wear whatever footwear you like)
  • Run in boots -- Individual (Must be in combat boots)
  • RUCK in Boots -- Individual (Must be in boots & 25-pound pack or vest)
  • Competitive RUCK MARCH TEAMS (*Teams are limited to the divisions listed below)

COMPETITIVE RUCK MARCH TEAMS* (2-person teams of any gender)

  • ROTC
  • First Responders
  • Military / Veteran

How to Register RUCK or Non-Competitive Civilian TEAM

  1. Click on TEAMS under the registration tab
  2. Select your TEAM name
  3. Select your TEAM division (the civilian 5K walk/run team is listed here as well)
  4. Register your team.

Non-competitive 5K walk/run teams MUST have 5 team members or more to be qualified for TEAM prizes: Largest Team, Most Patriotic, Most Members in Boots.