Category: Run Events

Ft. Benning, GA run article

Article below from the Bayonet. http://www.ledger-enquirer.com/2011/08/24/1705176/soldiers-families-veterans-honor.html Soldiers, Families, Veterans honor fallen Article by Nathan Deen About 500 people, including Soldiers and their Families, gathered at Stewart-Watson Field Saturday as part of the Ranger Run for the Fallen to honor the memory of Soldiers killed in action. Melissa Glasspoole, event coordinator and family readiness support assistant…


TN recap, 2011

This was the 4th year for the Hendersonville Running Club to conduct the Run for the Fallen of Sumner County, TN. We had a list of 10 names that were either from Sumner County, or had connections with Sumner County, or friends of our fellow runners. We ran a 6.8 mile course along the new…


Article on Merced, CA run, 2011

Merced event honoring fallen war heroes draws 1,076 runners Number of participants has more than doubled, says organizers By VICTOR A. PATTON – vpatton@mercedsun-star.com article link Robin Hopper wore a small gold star pinned to her white T-shirt honoring her beloved son, Pfc. Lukas Hopper, as a flurry of joggers zipped past in Merced’s Applegate…


Update on Long Beach, CA 2011 run

The Run for the Fallen gathering in Long Beach, Califonia had an amazing turn out. We had many running teams participate as well as members of the Los Angeles Tri-Club participate. Together, we calculated 371.3 miles in Honor of all of our Fallen; including : Sgt. David J. Almazan, Sgt. Steven Morin Jr. ,Pfc. Chad…


Wisconsin declares “Run for the Fallen” day

Great news from WI! The Governor of WI has declared August 21st as “Run for our Fallen Day” in WI. The latest news comes from the director of Being There-Reaching Out, Inc For the WI Families of our Fallen Military, and Run for the Fallen, WI run organizer.

In WI on the 21st, Families of our Fallen will be walking or running miles for our fallen in 5-6 different cities across the state.