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Veterans Home Run: A 5K Walk 'n Run

 

The PawSox Foundation presents

Veterans Home Run: A 5K Walk 'n Run

To benefit veterans causes in the PawSox community

 

 

Sponsored by

Saturday, May 20, 2017
(Rain or Shine)
McCoy Stadium
1 Columbus Avenue
Pawtucket, RI. 02861

 

 

The PawSox Foundation is excited to present its second annual Veterans Home Run 5K Walk 'n Run this year on Saturday, May 20th, 2017 starting at 9 am at McCoy Stadium. This year's race features a revised route that takes participants into scenic downtown Pawtucket before returning to McCoy Stadium for a finish at home plate.

 

Event Features:

• Pre-race stretch led by Planet Fitness
• A new route going through scenic downtown Pawtucket
• Finish line at home plate
• Post-race award ceremony and family-friendly festivities at the ballpark, including live music, games, and food
• Families and pets are welcome, either as participants or as spectators

 

 

The Veterans Home Run 5K is held in honor of those who have served or are currently serving our country. Proceeds will benefit veterans causes in Rhode Island. This year, the PawSox Foundation is excited to partner with the 21 Heroes organization, in honor of the 21 Pawtucket veterans who were killed while serving in the Vietnam War.

 

• Pre - Race: Registration 7:45am - 9:00am
• 5K Race/Walk will start at approximately 9:30am
• $250.00 Cash & Prize Packages for top overall runners (male & female) and Awards for various Age Groups
• Prize Packages for fastest overall team
• T-Shirts (100% Polyester Running T-Shirt) distributed to first 500 registered participants
• Refreshments throughout the event
• All registered participants will receive a complimentary general admission ticket to the Tuesday, May 23rd PawSox game at 7:05pm

 

Age Categories:
70 - Above
60 - 69
50 - 59
40 - 49
30 - 39
20 - 29
13 - 19
Wheelchair Division