This is going to be a great event with some amazing former student athletes returning to Fallon to participate in the event! All proceeds will benefit Churchill County High School Athletics to help offset the out of pocket expense for the students. The Hometown Heroes that are all former Churchill County High School Athletes include:
Josh Mauga (Current NFL Player), Aarik Wilson (Olympian Triple Jumper), Scott Smith (Professional Golfer), Jade Corkill (2 Time World Champion Professional Heeler), Jennifer Hucke (Stanford Volleyball NCAA National Champion), Paige Sauer (Former WNBA Player, NCAA National Champion), Jodi Dolan (Ohio State University, Set single season home run record, 5th overall pick in the Women’s Professional Fast pitch League), Representative from the Navy (Pilot, C.O. or X.O.)
Race entry fee includes event 'tech' running shirt , post-race snacks, chip timing and a custom finisher medal for each participant. There will be three age divisions with medals for the top three finishers for each division and gender.
After the race there will be opportunity for autographs as well as stations representing each sport with the Hometown Heroes at each one playing with the kids.(Football Punt, Pass, Kick; Triple Jump; Softball; Basketball; Chipping; Roping etc.) This event is about the kids. Our goal is to: PROMOTE AN ACTIVE LIFESTYLE AND FITNESS FOR KIDS, HELP HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETES WITH OUT OF POCKET EXPENSES, ACKNOWLEDGE THE AMAZING ACCOMPLISHMENTS THAT SOME FORMER STUDENT ATHLETES HAVE HAD IN ORDER TO INSPIRE KIDS FOR THE FUTURE.
Event schedule and times
Packet Pick-Up will be Friday, June 20th between 9:00am and 5:00pm at the Fallon Auto Mall located at 1351 W. Williams Ave. Fallon, NV
Gates open at 8am on Saturday the 21st with the race beginning at 9am. The Field Day with the Athletes will follow the race and go until approximately 2pm.
Tickets for the Field Day will be sold at the gate for those who do not want to participate in the run.
**All race entries include Field Day Pass**
Mayor's Youth Fund-c/o Hometown Heroes