Veteran's Day Run/Walk

Event Date

Sun, Nov 9, 2014


North Branch, MI

About This Activity

This is the first North Branch Veteran's Day Run/Walk.

By participating you are helping our community

  • give thanks to those who served in our armed forces
  • support the work of the American Legion
  • support fitness in Lapeer County.

Thank you helping make this a fun and successful event!

Event details and schedule

The North Branch Veteran's Day Run/Walk takes place from the American Legion Hall on Huron Street in downtown North Branch.

The 5k course starts and ends outside the Legion Hall and follows the summertime Freedom Run 5k route (Huron to Bernie Kohler Drive, to Lake Pleasant Road, to Elm Creek, to Jefferson, and back to Huron).

The 1 mile (approximate) course starts and ends outside the Legion Hall: Huron to Brush to Banker to Sherman to Pleasant to Jefferson to Banker to Spring to Huron and back to the Hall.

Packet pick-up and walk-in registration are from 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. at the American Legion Hall. Participants are encouraged to park at Memorial Park and walk to the Hall.

There will be a brief ceremony commemorating Veteran's Day starting at 11:45 a.m. with the race beginning at noon for runners and 12:01 for walkers.

Dress for Michigan's unpredictable November weather.

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