This Veterans’ Day, grab your family, friends, coworkers, Church/Sports Club and lace up for our Military & Veterans! The BOOTS FOR TROOPS: 5K Ruck/Walk/Run is the perfect opportunity to show your patriotism, as well as your love and support for those who have or continue to serve in our Armed Forces. Additionally, your participation helps to fund ongoing “Medals of Honor” programs that honor the fallen and their families. So… dig out and lace up a pair of combat boots, work boots, or running shoes and support our warriors in uniform!
Walk or Run in person
Can’t make it in person? Participate Virtually Anytime / Anywhere
Battle of the Boots Ruck Competition for (JROTC, ROTC, First Responders, Military *military includes veterans and recruits)
Walkers, Runners, Families & Spectators Welcomed
Running Shoes are welcome / Boots are encouraged (combat, hiking, work)
FREE Family 1K Parade Walk
FREE Medals of Honor patch for the first 50 people who check-in ready to participate in their boots.
Event t-shirts for all pre-registration participants.
Beautiful finisher’s medals to all finishers.
Trophies & prizes for winners.
This event would not be possible without the generous support of our sponsors.
Sponsorships opportunities are still available please contact us here.
Use these tips, tricks and training plans to prepare yourself for a fun day out celebrating our military Veterans and putting miles in their boots.
Order Your Boots!
Video coming soon!
Tips and tricks of how to prep your feet to stay blister free in your boots, coming soon!
If you would like to join in on our group training please get more info here. The Run 4 Others training program was created in 2012 to provide free training, primarily for runners raising money as St. Jude Heroes. In the fall of 2014 we expanded the program to encompass any race and any charity.
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