5/20/2014 11:19:00 AM St. Anthony Parish hosts Run for Heroes
St. Anthony Parish will host its Fifth Annual Run for the Heroes event on Monday, May 26. Join us on the morning of Memorial Day in honor of our country’s servicemen and women and their families. Runners and walkers are welcome as the event offers a choice of options to include a certified 10K, 5K and Honor Walk to participate. In addition, all registered participants will be treated to a post race “Red, White, & Blue” pancake breakfast at the conclusion of the event.
The event will be held at 2536 West Hoffmeyer Road. Sign-in for participants and open registration will start at 6:30 a.m., a military tribute will commence at 7:30 a.m. and the race will begin at 8 a.m. Overall awards as well as age group classifications will receive recognition. T-shirts will be available for each early registered participant. The rates for the event vary depending on the selected course chosen and if participation is as a family or an individual.
Discounts apply for early registrants and also for military members. Proceeds will benefit St. Anthony School and the Pee Dee Chapter of the American Red Cross. Annually the Red Cross assists with emergency messaging for loved ones serving our country all over the world. Registration information can be found on the parish website at www.saintanthony.com or participants can register directly through the race coordinator site www. carolinarunningcompany.com. Applications can also be picked up at the school at that same address. For more information, please call 843-662-1910.