Don't forget to register by April 1st if you want your shirst by April 16th
March 23, 2016
RUN AS ONE 2016
*To register multiple users register yourself first and then hit complete registration. Once you are registered you will see a page that says Thank You and there will be a button to register another person. It has to be done this way so everyone attending the run has a waiver attached to their name.
This is not a race but a fun run. Walkers, kids, pets and everything else is welcomed and encourage. We want to make this a great event for the community. The main group of runners will start at 10am. You do not need to participate in the run to come out and enjoy the cookout. We will have coffee and snacks before the run with a cookout after.
Registration is free unless you want to donate money or purchase a t-shirt($20). If you are not running but plan on showing up to the social please register as this will allow us to have the proper amount of food.
Event Location: VFW 1827 (Pantops) 1170 River Rd, Charlottesville, Virginia 22901 - The run starts at 10:00a.m. followed by a social event. There is a great field for the kids to run and there will be games.
In honor of Marine veteran Clay Hunt, an original member of Team Rubicon who took his own life after battling PTS and depression, Team Rubicon, Team Red White and Blue, and The Mission Continues will partner to participate in the 5th annual Run as One on April 16th. The event will as serve a celebration of a networks required to empower, unite and enrich the lives of Veterans. It will also be a symbol of leadership, action, and collaboration across the veterans support landscape within our local communities.
Our Goals: United with a Common Purpose
1. Build strong, united communities around America’s veterans.
2. Demonstrate leadership by driving collaboration and a proactive approach to veterans’ service.
3. Raise awareness of the challenges and positive solutions facing our nation’s veterans
About the Event Hosts:
Team Red, White and Blue's mission is to enrich the lives of America’s veterans by connecting them to their community through physical and social activity. For more information visit TeamRWB.org
Team Rubicon unites the skills and experiences of military veterans with first responders to rapidly deploy emergency response teams. For more information visit TeamRubiconUSA.org
The Mission Continues empowers veterans who are adjusting to life after the military to find purpose through civic action. We deploy veterans on new missions in their communities, so that their legacy will be one of leadership and service. The Mission Continues has helped thousands of post-9/11 veterans reintegrate successfully by focusing their talents and energy on tackling challenges in their communities. For more information visit MissionContinues.org
* All proceeds from Run As One are equally distributed between Team RWB, Team Rubicon, and The Mission Continues to fund Veteran Programs.