Join us in Avon Lake on Sunday, May 26, for the 7th annual Veterans Honor Run. Put on your best Red, White, and Blue as we embark on 3.1 miles through the streets and parks in honor of our veterans and their sacrifices.
New to 2019! Half-Half Marathon, Ruck Race (details below), expanded Kid's Run, and an Army themed shirt design.
See full event details on our website: http://veteranshonorrun.org/
Parking: Ample Parking is available in the Avon Lake High School Parking Lot
Race Address: Avon Lake High School, 175 Avon Belden Rd, Avon Lake, OH 440125K
Award Categories (5k & Half-Half only):
Top 3 Overall Male & Female; Top 3 Male & Female Veterans
Top 3 Male and Female Age Groups: 14 & Under, 15 – 29, 30 – 39, 40 – 49, 50 – 59, 60 & Over
Ruck Race Details (view full details and overview at http://veteranshonorrun.org/ruck-race-the-guide-to-rucking/**):**
Rucking is carrying a weighted pack while urban hiking. This is a very familiar exercise for special forces. To compete in the Ruck Race, bring a backpack with at least 20 pounds of weight. You will compete on the 5k course and awards will go to the top 3 male and female finishers.
Ruck Race Awards - Top 3 Male and Female finishers
For more information on this amazing charity that directly improve the lives of our nations veterans, visit them on the web at ValorHome.org and NineLineFoundation.org
Thank you to our hydration sponsors, Railroad Brewing Company!
We will be here for a pint on Friday and following the event.