Run for the Badge

The Momentum Continues…

We are one week away from Run for the Badge 5k Race Day, October 10th and we need your continuous support to reach our goal of $100K this year. We're happy to announce that if you register by Monday, October 5, 11:59 pm EDT, and raise $100 by Friday, October 9, you’ll receive a large 'Heroes Live Forever' magnetic ribbon for your car or home.

Happy Hour with Coach Tammy

Coach Tammy

Another mile is another chance to become a stronger runner! Join Coach Tammy on Thursday, October 8th at 4:00 pm (EDT) on the Memorial and Museum Facebook pages for last-minute tips on strength training, recovery, and enjoy a nutritious smoothie recipe that will get your heart geared up for a great 5K run. Save the date and tune in to Facebook at 4pm!

Every Run Counts!

Photos and Videos

We are rewarding you for your training miles! Our RunSign submissions board is open for all participants to race as many virtual 5Ks before closing on race day, October 10, at 3:00pm (EDT). Track your best time and rise to the top of the Run for the Badge Results Leaderboard! Submit every run to be the first one to reach 100K!

Post and Share with #RunfortheBadge

Post and Share

Share your photos and videos on your social media pages using the #RunfortheBadge hashtag. Show the world what’s happening across the nation as our community participates in this important and fun event! We can’t wait to see YOU online!

Awards Presentation: 5pm October 10

Awards Ceremony

All fundraising and miles logged must be entered by 3:00pm (EDT) on Saturday, Oct. 10 to be considered for winning awards. Then join us on Facebook on Saturday, October 10 at 5:00pm (EDT) for the official 2020 National Run for the Badge Awards Presentation. We'll see you on Facebook!

So, what are YOU waiting for?
Ready, Set. Go!


2020 Sponsors

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