The Run For The Warriors® is a unique event dedicated to the men and women wounded or killed in the global war on terror and their families. By uniting the entire community, military, and civilian alike, this event embraces wounded service members and their families in the shared belief that there is hope beyond recovery.
All proceeds from the 8th Annual Run For The Warriors® will directly support the many Hope For The Warriors® programs established to assist wounded service members on the path of recovery and beyond.
Come out and be a part of this memorable event!
Same day registration will be available for the Half Marathon, 10K, 5K, and 1-mile run/walk.
The event begins and ends at the Jacksonville High School Stadium.
There will be road closures for this event. Please arrive early and allow yourself ample time for parking.
The start line for each of the races will be clearly designated and runners will be directed to each start line at the times below. The Half Marathon will kick off first, followed by the 10K, 5K and the 1-mile. Hand cyclists and wheel chair participants will begin first in each of the events.
Awards will be announced and presented to the top three overall male and female for the half marathon, 10K and 5K; the top three finishers in the wheelchair and handcycle categories; the top three male and female in each age category. All awards will be available for pick up at the awards table.
Award Categories 1st, 2nd and 3rd and Male/Female:
9 and under
10 - 14
15 - 19
20 - 24
25 - 29
30 - 34
35 - 39
40 - 44
45 - 49
50 - 54
55 - 59
60 - 64
65 - 69
70 and up
Awards not picked up on race day will be available for pick up at the Hope For The Warriors® Resource Center aboard Camp Lejeune. Please check the results posting board first to avoid congestion at the awards table.
Jacksonville High School Stadium, Jacksonville, NC
Need directions? Click here for a map
Packet Pick Up Times
Thursday, May 16th - TEAM & UNIT CHALLENGE ONLY
Bldg 1340 (corner of Louis Rd and Cedar St) 1st Floor of barracks
Friday, May 17th
Jacksonville High School
Saturday, May 18th - EVENT DAY
Jacksonville High School
Paper Registration can be done at any of the packet pick up times and locations.
6:00 AM - Same Day Registration & Packet Pick Up Opens
6:50 AM - Opening Ceremony
7:00 AM - Registration & Packet Pick Up Close
7:05 AM - Hand Cycles Half Marathon Start
7:10 AM - Half Marathon Start
7:20 AM - Hand Cycles 10K Start
7:25 AM - 10K Start
7:35 AM - Hand Cycles 5K start
7:40 AM - 5K Start
7:45 AM - 1 mile
Half Marathon: $60.00
1 mile, 5k, or 10k - $25 from April 15 - May 14
Note: Fees increase to $30 for 1 mile, 5k, or 10k and $65 for Half Marathon when online registration closes. Online registration will close at midnight on Tuesday, May 14th.
Donations can be made online at www.hopeforthewarriors.org/jacksonvillerun or mailed to:
Hope For The Warriors®
1335 Western Blvd., Ste. E
Jacksonville, NC 28546
Race Day donations will also be accepted at the registration table prior to the race.
Please make checks payable to Hope For The Warriors®.
Hope For The Warriors® has booked a block of rooms for the 8th Annual Run For The Warriors at Town Place Suites in Jacksonville, NC. Town Place Suites can be reached at (910) 478-9795. Call directly to inquire about rates and availability for the Run For The Warriors® race. They are located at 400 Northwest Dr. Jacksonville, NC 28546.
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