Veterans Appreciation Run

Saturday November 18th, 2023

Saint Louis, MO

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Join us for the ultimate show of gratitude and support at the Veteran Appreciation Run, set against the historic and picturesque backdrop of Jefferson Barracks Park in St. Louis. This event is a heartfelt tribute to the brave men and women who have dedicated their lives to safeguarding our freedom, and a celebration of their unwavering commitment to our nation.

Lace up your running shoes and be a part of this inspiring event that honors our veterans. As you navigate the scenic course, you'll traverse tree-lined paths and tranquil stretches, all while surrounded by the rich history of Jefferson Barracks Park. This park, which has stood witness to countless stories of courage and sacrifice, provides a fitting environment to commemorate those who have served and continue to serve.

The Veteran Appreciation Run is more than just a standard 5k; it's a demonstration of unity and respect for our servicemen and women. Runners of all levels, from beginners to seasoned athletes, are encouraged to participate, as this event is about coming together as a community to express our gratitude.

As you cross the finish line, know that your effort supports meaningful causes dedicated to veterans' well-being. 100% of the donations will be given to our charity partner, the St Louis Blues Warrior Hockey Organization.

Bring your family, friends, and fellow supporters to Jefferson Barracks Park on November 18. Show your appreciation, make memories, and be a part of an event that leaves a lasting impact.

Schedule of Events
Friday - 11/17
Packet pick-up
3:00 - 6:00pm
Jefferson Barracks Park - Gold Star Shelter

Saturday - 11/18
6:30am - Packet pick-up begins
7:15am - Pre-race ceremony
7:20am - National Anthem
7:30am - Race begins
8:30am - Awards ceremony begins
     *Recipients must be present to receive award. No awards will be mailed.

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Start Location

345 North Rd, Saint Louis, MO

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