August 20, 2016 9:00 am
Keizer Rapids Park
1900 Chemawa Rd N
2016 5K Family Trail Run/Walk & Run for our Heroes Kids Dash
Date: August 20, 2016
Time: Run For Our Heroes Kids Dash will start at 9am. 5K will start at 9:25am
Location: Keizer Rapids Park 1900 Chemawa Rd N, Keizer, OR 97303
Event Description: This is a fun family event to support our veterans and returning heroes. There will be a FREE Kids Dash followed by our 5K run. The 5k offers about a mile of trail run with the rest being smooth paved path to the finish line . There will be a variety of activities and information booths for both children and adults.
What to expect: Professional chip timing, Awesome T-shirt & Bag, Exercise, Fun, Camaraderie and sense of pride knowing that you are supporting those that served for you. This is a family friendly event with fun activities and resources for all to enjoy.
All proceeds from The Veterans Family Trail Run will go directly to (SOVAH) Serving Our Veterans at Home. SOVAH is a non-profit Veterans organization that was created in 2008 for Veterans, by Veterans to help, and support those with barriers that are not consistent with civilian life. SOVAH knows our Soldiers have endured physical, and mental challenges in some of the harshest environments. Those who make it home have scars, and some of which we cannot see.
SOVAH is proud to continued its partnership with Team RWB, a local Veterans organization that strives on improving Veterans lives through social and physically activities. Help SOVAH and Team RWB breaks those barriers, and improve their standard of living. Please visit: SOVAH at www.sovah.org Team RWB at www.teamrwb.org
Location : – Keizer Rapids Park Trail System
Entry Fees: Kids Dash FREE (registration required) 5K $20 for Veterans and Current Military Service Members and $30 for General Public
There are only 300 racing spots available so register quickly.
Package pick up: TBA
Awards ceremony: Medals will be awarded to top 3 male and top 3 female racers, immediately following each race.
We are also looking for Volunteers so please let us know if your organization would like to volunteer for set up, route guides and take down-
Point of contact: Rosy Macias- 971-313-1522/ Rosy@sovah.org