I Run To Remember 5K/10K

5K, 10K

Event Date

Sun, May 22, 2016


Jacksonville, NC


Activity Today Later

Running-5K - 5K Runner

$35 $35 Closed

Running-10K - 10K Runner

$35 $35 Closed

Running-10K - 10K Runner

$35 $35 Closed

About This Activity

I Run To Remember is a 5K/10K Presented by First Command run where you pick your own course and run on your own time. With your registration you will receive a shirt, medal, bib, and a few other pieces of swag with your registration. You get to pick your date to run AND you get to pick your course. I Run To Remember runners are encourged to run for someone who has served, is serving, or gave the ultimate sacrifice for our military this Memorial Day. I Run To Remember is a time to reflect on our men and women in uniform and their sacrifices. Do you have someone in particular you want to run for? Send their name to us and we will have it engraved in your medal!

All proceeds will be going to the Jacksonville-Onslow Sports Commission (JOSC). The JOSC is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit corporation whos mission is committed to fostering economic development and quality of life through sports in Jacksonville and Onslow County, North Carolina. They have partnered with Marine Crops Base Camp Lejeune, Marine Corps Air Station New River, Onslow County Schools, City of Jacksonville and Onslow County to attract, produce and support quality sporting events and activities within the county. The JOSC has also partnered with numerous military based events such as USO Boots On The Run, Grand Prix Series, Hope For The Warriors and Semper Fi Fund. By registering for this event, you will assist the JOSC in providing all community members, including our Military members and their families, the opportunity to participate in top notch events they would normally have to travel to experience. We appreciate your support as we continue to grow sports in Onslow County and give all of our participants a true Hero's Welcome!

Event details and schedule

Event Schedule: run on any day (or in another race) between the 22nd of May and the 4th of June
Course info: pick your own course, run in another local race, or we will have a few courses mapped out for you in Jacksonville NC that you could run.
What to bring/do: wear your bib for your race day, and make sure to take pictures of yourself running. Also make sure to use one of the following apps to track your route so we can verify your participation: Charity Miles, Strava, Map my Run, Endomondo, Runtastic, Nike + Running, RunKeeper, Garmin.
Runners packet which includes, bib, water bottle, picture of medal and shirt, will be sent to you prior to the given time period of your race.

Medals will be engraved with the name of whom you have decided to run for and then mailed within 30 days after proof of participation is received. Shirts will be mailed at this time, as well.

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