Think You Can Run With The Marines?
Spend the day with "The Few. The Proud."
October 27, 2012
Come show your support for local Greensboro Marines and support Hope For The Warriors® – at the 4th Annual USMCR Freedom 5k Run/Walk. Take part in a 5k course starting and ending at the Triad Armed Forces Reserve Center using precision timing technology. You will run with a group of local Marines, some of which will be will be running in formation and calling military cadences the entire route.
After the run/walk, take a tour of the Reserve Training Facility, where Reserve elements of the U.S. Navy, U.S. Army, and the U.S. Marines train. There will also be various items on display including communications equipment, military gear and weapons, as well as humvee rides.
Your participation supports the Marines that live and work in our local community.
A portion of the proceeds raised will go to the Hope For The Warriors®, in Jacksonville, NC. The mission of Hope For The Warriors® is to enhance the quality of life for post-9/11 service members, their families, and families of the fallen who have sustained physical and psychological wounds in the line of duty. Hope For The Warriors® is dedicated to restoring a sense of self, restoring the family unit, and restoring hope for our service members and our military families. They will ensure that the proceeds will be used for support of servicemen such as those housed at the Wounded Warrior Barracks at Camp Lejeune. Please visit their website at:
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