Thanks To Yanks "Never Forget" Veterans Day 5 Miler

5 Mile, Other

Event Date

Sat, Nov 12, 2016


Norton, MA


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Running-5 Mile - Thanks to Yanks Veterans Day 5 Miler

$20 $20 Closed

Walking-2 Miler - Individual Age group/open

$15 $15 Closed

About This Activity

Join Thanks To Yanks in cooperation with the Fillmore-Nason VFW Post #8049 and our major sponsor the Downtown Cafe for the 1st Annual "Never Forget" Veterans Day 5 Miler Run and 2 Miler Walk.
Thanks To Yanks, is a non-political 501(c)(3) organization ( whose mission is to support military members, veterans and their families.  In 2015, over 94% of Thanks To Yanks donations went directly back to our military and Veterans. By joining us for this run you will help provide assistance to those that have sacrificed so much for us.
Trophies for first place overall Male and Female run winners.  Awards given to first and second place runners - Male and Female in six (6) different age catagories, 0-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59 and 60+.
Water station, timing and t-Shirts will be provided to all PARTICIPANTS.

Event details and schedule

The 1st Annual "Never Forget" Veterans Day 5 Miler Run and 2 Miler Walk will start at 9am on November 12, 2016. Day of run, registration will open at 7:30am, however entry fee after October 21, 2016 is $25.00 for runners.
There are indoor facilities and plenty of on site parking available. Course is rural and mostly flat. Light snacks and beverages will be provided. An event t-shirt and size is guaranteed to all registered by October 21, 2016, however after October 21st sizes are NOT guaranteed. Awards ceremony will immediately follow the run.
All proceeds from the "Never Forget" Veterans Day 5 Miler Run and 2 Miler Walk will be used to support our military members and veterans in South Eastern Massachusetts.
"Military members and their families are the heroes."
For more information about Thanks To Yanks, please visit

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