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2017 Purple Heart Day 5K & 10K - Memphis

Monday, August 7, 2017, 8:00 PM


On August 7, 1782 George Washington created the Purple Heart and now, August 7th, is known as Purple Heart Day. We are celebrating with a Purple Heart Day 5K & 10K.  You will get a beautiful purple heart medal that says, All Gave Some, Some Gave All. We have 500 medals available and they will sell out quick so sign up NOW! When: Complete your race any time during August 2017! If you can complete it on August 7, even better! Where:  You choose the course and you time yourself (you’ll report your finishing time to us). Why:  Because we want as many people as we can get to virtually run (or walk) a 5K or 10K and to help honor all Purple Heart Soldiers.  Plus, we will be donating a portion of each registration fee (at least 15% of each registration) to the Purple Heart Foundation. Their mission supports a number of programs and services dedicated to helping ALL veterans and their families. Cost: $17.  Includes custom medal and bib that will be shipped directly to you.  Plus, at least 15% of every entry will be donated to  Purple Heart Foundation. *We are in no way affiliated with this charity, we like to choose a different charity for each of our races and are happy to raise funds for them. Medals and bibs will start shipping out mid-July! *THIS IS A VIRTUAL RACE!

Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2017-purple-heart-day-5k-10k-memphis-registration-33298893888?aff=aff0eventful

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