Boots for Troops 5K Ruck Walk Run
Please note, this event has expired.
Middle Tennessee’s only charity, military-style, off-road 5K & Ruck Competiton.
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. So… dig out and lace up a pair of combat boots, work boots, or running shoes and support our warriors in uniform!
WHAT YOU GET
- Event t-shirt*
- Unique Finisher Medals
- Fallen Hero Memorial Bib containing the name of a fallen service member.
- The opportunity to write a note of love & gratitude to the fallen hero’s family and place it on the Wall of Gratitude. They will send these to the families at a later date. Anyone wishing to donate their medal back to the family of their fallen hero may do so, however, this is NOT mandatory.
- WHEN: 11/09/2019 @ 9:00 AM
- WHERE: The Park at Harlinsdale Farm, Franklin TN
- WHY: Bring together veterans, first responder,s civilians, and families of fallen service members. This event gives all of us a way to say “Thank you” with your feet and allow everyone to literally put some miles in the military’s boots.
- WHO: Everyone is welcome! Bring your family, Fido, and your cheering section. They will have a cheering station set up where your family and friends can make signs, grab a cowbell, and a small American flag.
Dogs and strollers are welcome: Please note that this is a cross country course and has a 1/4 mile section of off-road trail that is NOT suitable for wheeled transportation of any kind. Dogs MUST remain leashed and owners must pick-up after bathroom breaks.
There will be INDIVIDUAL & TEAM DIVISIONS
Registration starts at $35/Person
INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*
Additional time info:
There will be a vendor and a military nonprofit village along with lawn games and a Wall of Gratitude.
239 Franklin Road, Franklin, TN 37064(Neighborhood: Downtown)