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34851_116810555033266_6327027_nJoin us for a day of honoring our fallen military men and women from Missouri on Saturday October 11th, 2014 at Jefferson Barracks Park*.

The 4th Annual 5K Walk/Run for the Heroes begins at 10am; walk-up registration begins at 9am.

This event is open to the public — anyone can participate with a paid registration.

There will be a timed race available for registered runners.

flyerREGISTRATION INFORMATION:
Online registration is now open. Please register online at: 5k.missourimilitary.org/registration

To register via snail mail, please click here, print and fill out the form and mail it along with payment to:
Missouri Military Memorial Foundation
P O Box 1772
Fenton, Missouri 63026

T-SHIRT PICK UP DAY:
Saturday, October 4, 2014
10am-3pm
Location: Style Your Space
11437 Gravois Rd
St. Louis, Missouri 63126

DEADLINES:
Registration (with t-shirt) deadline is September 14, 2014
Registration (with no t-shirt) deadline is October 8, 2014
*You may still register for the 5K Walk/Run for the Heroes on the day of the event. 

REGISTRATION FEE(S):
$25 for ages 11+
$15 for ages 10 and under

TEAM PRIZE(S):
Register a team of 10 or more by October 4th:

  • We’ll make you a sign representing your hero to be displayed on the 5K route that you (the Team Captain) get to take home at the end of the 5K.

Register a team of 20 or more by August 25th:

  • We’ll make you a sign representing your hero to be displayed on the 5K route that you (the Team Captain) get to take home at the end of the 5K.
  • Earn a personalized paver* to be installed at our Gold Star Pavilion in Jefferson Barracks Park

Register a team of 25 or more by September 14th:

  • We’ll make you a sign representing your hero to be displayed on the 5K route that you (the Team Captain) get to take home at the end of the 5K.
  • Earn a personalized paver* to be installed at our Gold Star Pavilion in Jefferson Barracks Park
  • Earn free team personalized 5K t-shirts, for every member of your team, with your team name printed on the back.

*Personalized pavers subject to Board of Directors approval

T-SHIRT(S):
In order to receive a t-shirt, with your paid registration, please register no later than September 14, 2014. No t-shirt orders can be processed after this date due to our vendor deadline.

TEAM T-SHIRTS:
Once again the Missouri Military Memorial Foundation will be having personalized team t-shirts made for those teams who have 25 (or more) participants or 10 participants and a $250 donation. The deadline to receive the personalized team t-shirts will be the same as the regular t-shirt deadline of September 14th.

Example of Paver

Example of Paver

PERSONALIZED PAVERS:
Teams who have 20 (or more) participants by August 25, 2014 will receive a personalized brick paver to be installed at our Gold Star Pavilion being built this fall at Jefferson Barracks County Park.

Note: Personalized brick pavers are subject to approval by the Missouri Military Memorial Foundation Board of Directors.

TEAM PHOTO SCHEDULE:
Jennifer Jerome of the Missouri Military Memorial Foundation will be taking team pictures the day of the 5K. Please contact her using the Contact Form on this website to schedule a time for your team photo to be scheduled. Photos will begin at 9am so please have your team ready to be called.

  • Team Woods: 9:20am
  • Team Pinson: 9:30am

DIRECTIONS – PLEASE TAKE NOTE OF NEW LOCATION IN PARK
Enter through the North Gate off of Broadway heading south. Take first left at Gark Road. Head east on Gark and turn south (right) on Bagby Road. Take an immediate left (east) into parking area for pavilion.

You can use this link to help you sort out your personal directions via Google Maps.

 

 

img0011FOOD VENDOR
We’re proud to announce that Speedway Eatery will be our food vendor this year. A lot of you will remember their delicious food & friendly service from last year. To view their menu, please visit their website at this location: www.speedwayeatery.com

Fore more detailed information about the 5K Walk/Run for the Heroes please visit our Information page by clicking here.

To learn more about our 501(c)3 non-profit organization, please visit our official website: www.missourimilitary.org

To join our Facebook event page and keep up on the latest information please click here:
https://www.facebook.com/events/628362520584186

 

 

donateIf you are unable to walk, but would still like to donate to a team please visit our main website located at www.MissouriMilitary.org. On the top right-hand corner you will find the donation button (just like the one to the left of this post) that will take you to the appropriate location to do so. Please be sure to add in the team name that you would like your donation to go to. Thank you.